Film

Behind the Scenes of 'Wild'

Reese Witherspoon was lying in a blue sleeping bag under some old-growth cedars dripping with rain and scraggly beard lichen. Here, above the Columbia River near Oregon’s Bridal Veil Lake, the Oscar...

Sebastian Junger's War Film Breaks Every Rule

Sebastian Junger’s new film is a surprise. For starters, it’s quiet. The Last Patrol recounts an illegal multi-part hike along Amtrak lines in the American east that Junger took with three other...

Blood on the Leaves

In Hollywood's vision of horror, the real nightmare isn't on Elm Street—it's the cold, desolate forest itself.

The Film Adding More XX to Adventure Sports

Tired of seeing great footage of female skiers left on the cutting room floor, Lynsey Dyer dove into a ski film showcasing girls who rip—and hopefully inspiring more girls to do the same.

Valley Uprising

The birthplace of rebel climber culture is supposed to be all cleaned up and mellowed out. But as a new film shows, the outlaw spirit is alive and well.

A Storm Chaser Fact-Checks a Disaster Blockbuster

Reed Timmer gets right into the thick of huge storms for a living. We asked him to watch a new thriller featuring storm chasers and a deadly outbreak of tornadoes, and tell us how it stacks up to the...

Kit Crawford on Lunafest

The co-owner of Clif Bar speaks up about the traveling women’s film festival.