|Annie Boulanger – Photo Cred: Transworld Biz|
Absinthe Films announced it’s European tour dates for their upcoming snowboard film “Twel2ve” kicking it off in Zurich, Switzerland on September 6th. Filmed from all over the world including, Sweden, Turkey, Russia, Japan, Canada and USA, these riders have been throwing down for the past year to get us this 16mm HD snowboard film. Absinthe’s new film features Nike and Salomon Snowboards team rider Annie Boulanger, who was also awarded the 2010’s ‘Female Rider of the Year’ from Snowboarder Magazine. Her video part in Absinthe’s previous film, “NowHere” got her noticed even more than she has been in the past. Annie is the only female rider in Twel2ve, where as Rome Snowboards rider Marie France-Roy (MFR) who normally has a feature part in the Absinthe videos with Annie, had been working on her part in the upcoming Rome film, “The Shred Remains” and also suffered a serious neck injury back in 2010 and was out for most of the season.
Other featured riders include: Bode Merrill, Gigi Ruf, Dan Brisse, Nicolas Muller, Sylvain Bourbousson, Wolfgang Nyvelt, Romain DeMarchi, JP Solberg, Lucas Debari, Johnnie Paxson, and Mat Schaer.
Scheduled dates for the European tour are as follows: