Snow Blind
Snow Blind (2006)

When snowboarding first appeared on the winter sports scene, it was regarded as a novelty by many who saw it as the snowbound equivalent of skateboarding. But just as skateboarding grew from a pastime for rebels and punk rockers into the… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: June 5, 2007
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Critic Score: 20% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter

Christopher J. Scott's film chronicling the rise of one of the world's fastest-growing sport is best geared to fans, presenting those of us with merely a casual interest with far too much information and repetitive footage of snowboarders in action.

Sam Adams
Los Angeles Times

It's understandable that Scott wants to highlight snowboarding's diversity, but perhaps a winter-sports documentary shouldn't try to cover the waterfront.

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Neil Genzlinger
New York Times

Snow Blind calls itself a documentary, but it never stops feeling like the in-house channel on a ski-lodge television.

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Ernest Hardy
L.A. Weekly

Where Snow Blind dazzles is in its generous serving of performance footage: Watching the devoted soar through the air, flipping and spinning with near-balletic skill, takes your breath away.

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Jack Mathews
New York Daily News

Though some of the action cinematography is stunning, and practicing snowboarders will love the sense of camaraderie established, it's not riveting entertainment for the rest of us.

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So I want to start snowboarding because my cousins snowboard and it looks like a ton of fun. I decided to watch this documentary just to learn a little more… More