“With the adrenalin pump of a top-of-the line sports special latched onto the poignant story of a loving family in trouble and trauma, The Crash Reel is also the tale of a modern-day Icarus.” —Roger Ebert
The world is turned upside down for professional snowboarder Kevin Pearce after a near fatal snowboarding accident during training for the Olympics. The film forefronts the dangers often ignored for the spectacle of extreme sport as it follows his slow recovery from traumatic brain injury and the realization that his life must now take another path. 2013, DCP, 108 minutes.
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Part of Lucy Walker: Life Like Reality