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Absinthe at Rainbow


What : Saturation — Absinthe Films Canadian Video Release

Where: Rainbow Theatre

When: Thursday, Sept. 18, 10 p.m.

Tickets : $7 in advance from the Circle, $8 at the door.

‘Tis the season for video releases.

Absinthe Films, a trans-Atlantic collaboration of Switzerland’s Patrick Armbruster and American Justin Hostenyk has a reputation for presenting their snowboard footage with a unique, artistic aesthetic.

Following in the footsteps of earlier efforts Vivid, Transcendence and Tribal , Absinthe’s latest offering, Saturation , makes its Canadian premiere this Thursday at Rainbow Theatre. The film features local riders Shin Campos, Victoria Jealouse and Trevor Andrew.

Tickets are currently on sale for $7 at the Circle snowboard store and will also be available at the door for $8.

Check out the intriguing teaser at www.absinthe-films.com, for a taste of what snowboarding’s art-film auteurs have in store.