The Top 10 Films at Sundance

Scouring the country’s premier film festival for the best environmental and adventure documentaries

A Fierce Green Fire

A new documentary by Mark Kitchell tracks the history of environmental activism

The House I Live In

Eugene Jarecki discusses his new film, The House I Live In, about the government’s war on drugs, which won the Sundance Grand Jury Prize for Documentaries

Beasts of the Southern Wild

Outside reviews Beasts of the Southern Wild from the Sundance Film Festival: an environmental, climate change doomsday tale like no other.

The Ambassador

Satirist and filmmaker Mads Brügger talks about going undercover to infiltrate the African blood diamond business.

Skateboarding Canon

Stacy Peralta talks about his new documentary Bones Brigade: An Autobiography, which premiered at Sundance 2012

Chasing Ice

Photographer James Balog and director Jeff Orlowski talk about the grunt work behind their new documentary project, a beautiful and frightening chronicle of so much melting ice

Lost On Vacation

Filmmaker Kieran Darcy-Smith talks about his new international travel thriller, Wish You Were Here, which premieres at Sundance 2012

Body Shots

Surfer Keith Malloy’s new bodysurfing film, Come Hell or High Water

Lone Shooter

Ski filmmaker Nick Waggoner talks to Caty Enders about losing two friends while producing Solitaire, the story of a ski pilgrimage through South America.

To Live and Die in AK

It’s weird that Liam Neeson, who lost his wife, Natasha Richardson, to a ski accident in 2009, would elect to star in a movie as a man devastated by the loss of the woman he loves. In fairness,...


Outside reviews the top 10 films from the Banff Mountain Film Festival, including Solitaire.

Chasing Water

Outside reviews the top 10 films from the Banff Mountain Film Festival, including Chasing Water.