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April 26, 2020
Josh Berman and Freedle Coty join Conor Smith to recap their winters, talk about the impact of Covid-19 on the world of skiing, and discuss X Games Real Ski.   Consider this episode a teaser for Season 1 of the Another Level Podcast Series, where each week we'll talk with creators and skiers about a notable movie from their past.  Stay tuned for new episodes dropping sometime in the next few months. In the meantime, stay home and stay safe.
November 17, 2019
For the Level 20 finale, Freedle Coty and Conor Smith talk with Lucas Stål Madison about the Japan trip of a lifetime, the spring scene in Riksgransen, and what it means to have the ender in Romance. At 45:30, Lucas hops off and Josh Berman, Freedle and Conor open up the listener mailbag before going in depth (and still barely scratching the surface) on Romance.  Romance is now available for digital download on Apple TV, Vimeo on Demand, Amazon, Google Play, and Xbox.  All 20 Level 1 films are available on digital platforms and DVD, shipping now at www.level1.ski. Movies 1-9 (Balance through Turbo) remain free to watch forever at www.podcast.level1.ski.  Intro track: "Turn Me On" - Dinner. First aired 11/17/19.  
November 10, 2019
Conor Smith goes back in time to World Premiere week in September to talk with Keegan Kilbride, Mike Hornbeck, and Wiley Miller about Level 1's final annual feature film Romance. Romance is now available for digital download on Apple TV, Vimeo on Demand, Amazon, Google Play, and Xbox.  All 20 Level 1 films are available on DVD and shipping now at www.level1.ski - movies 1-9 (Balance through Turbo) remain free to watch at www.podcast.level1.ski.  Intro track: "The Last Song" - Trisomie 21. First aired 11/10/19.
November 3, 2019
Chris Logan and Parker White join the Level 20 crew to discuss coming back to Level 1 for 2018's Zig Zag, not skiing together that year, the missed shot on the Baker Road Gap, and reuniting for Romance. At 1:38:20, PWhite and Darhk hop off and Josh Berman, Freedle Coty and Conor Smith discuss the Team Sweden opener, the Whale Tale remix at Sunshine Village, and changing it up from the narration style of the past two movies. Go watch the movie for free (for one week only!) at www.podcast.level1.ski to get the most out of this podcast. Intro track: “É preciso dar um jeito meu amigo” - Erasmo Carlos. First aired 11-3-19.
October 28, 2019
Tatum Monod joins the Level 20 crew to discuss her part in 2017's Habit and talk about the Retallack double backie, skiing in AK for the first time with Tanner Hall, and the relationship between filmer and athlete. At 1:02:00, Tatum hops off and Josh Berman, Freedle Coty and Conor Smith discuss the Russia trip horrorfest, why Flagstaff Gap sucks, and the return to Mammoth. Go watch the movie for free (until November 10th) at www.podcast.level1.ski to get the most out of this podcast. Intro track: “Journal of Ardency” - Class Act. First aired 10-27-19.
October 20, 2019
LJ Strenio joins the Level 20 crew to discuss his part in 2016's Pleasure and talk about filming urban in Washington DC, competing in and judging X Games Real Ski, and narration in ski movies. At 1:27:30, LJ hops off and Josh Berman, Freedle Coty and Conor Smith discuss the India trip, driving to Alaska, and the Eagle Pass heli segment. Go watch the movie for free at www.podcast.level1.ski to get the most out of this podcast. Intro track: “Stick Around” - Ty Segall. First aired 10-20-19.
October 13, 2019
Jonny Durst joins Josh Berman, Freedle Coty, and Conor Smith to discuss 2015’s Small World, including working with drones for the first time, filming a park segment in the Midwest, and emphasizing sound design in the edit process. Go watch the movie for free at www.podcast.level1.ski to get the most out of this podcast.  Intro track: “Stasis” - Gilligan Moss.  First aired 10-13-19.
October 6, 2019
Magnus Graner joins the Level 20 crew to discuss his part in 2014's Less and talk about how he views his style from that time, kicking the cops out of spots in Duluth, and the early days of the Bunch. At 1:07:15, Magnus hops off and Josh Berman, Freedle Coty and Conor Smith discuss the rest of the movie, including the inspiration for the name "Less", switching up the editing style, and turnover in the crew. Go watch the movie for free at www.podcast.level1.ski to get the most out of this podcast. Intro track: “BFK” - Freddie Gibbs. First aired 10-6-19.
September 29, 2019
Will Wesson joins the Level 20 crew to discuss his part in 2013's Partly Cloudy and talk urban skiing in general, including whether he really hates New York, asking for permission to hit spots, and going "winch-vegan". At 1:21:30, Will hops off and Josh Berman, Freedle Coty and Conor Smith discuss the rest of the movie, including cutting a full part out of the flick and the first live Superunknown event (and the afterparty gone terribly wrong). Go watch the movie for free at www.podcast.level1.ski to get the most out of this podcast. Intro track: “I Know What I Am” - Band Of Skulls. First aired 9-29-19.
September 22, 2019
Kyle Decker joins Josh Berman, Freedle Coty, and Conor Smith to discuss 2012’s Sunny, including filming urban in Achorage, Kyle's mild hazing of LJ, beefing with snowboarders in the Whistler backcountry, and what this movie means to them. Go watch the movie for free at www.podcast.level1.ski to get the most out of this podcast. Intro track: “Sunny” - Bobby Hebb. First aired 9-22-19.
September 15, 2019
Parker White joins Josh Berman, Freedle Coty, and Conor Smith to discuss 2011’s After Dark, including Parker's pet squirrel, filming backcountry lines at night, and his mom’s reaction to the movie. Go watch the movie for free at www.podcast.level1.ski to get the most out of this podcast. Intro track: “Dead End Street” - The Kinks. First aired 9-15-19.
September 8, 2019
Ahmet Dadali joins the Level 20 crew to discuss his part in 2010's Eye Trip, including making a comeback from knee reconstruction, filming on Halloween, and the dawn of the winch in urban skiing. At 1:05:00, Ahmet hops off and Josh Berman, Freedle Coty, and Conor Smith go in-depth on the rest of the movie, including the ledgendary Sun Valley jump session and Phil Casabon directing a music video for his segment intro.  Go watch the movie for free at www.podcast.level1.ski to get the most out of this podcast. Intro track: “Get Down” - Chip The Ripper. First aired 9-8-19.
September 1, 2019
Tom Wallisch and Kyle Decker join the Level 20 crew to discuss Level 1's 10th feature film, Refresh, the Joss edit, and get their takes on the Warren Miller voiceover. At 1:39:50, Tom and Kyle hop off and Josh Berman, Freedle Coty, and Conor Smith go in-depth on the entirety of the Warren Miller saga and answer some listener questions.  Go watch the movie for free at www.podcast.level1.ski to get the most out of this podcast. Intro track: “Iko Iko (Diplo Remix)” - Dixie Cups. First aired 9-1-19.
August 25, 2019
Tom Wallisch and Kyle Decker join Josh Berman, Freedle Coty, and Conor Smith to discuss Level 1's 9th flick, Turbo. Topics include Kyle and Tom's introduction to the crew, the epic Windells park shoot of that year, Mike Hornbeck's Tupac diet, and the balance between filming video parts and competitions.  Go watch the movie for free at www.podcast.level1.ski to get the most out of this podcast. Intro track: “Show Me The Season” - Maserati. First aired 8-25-19.
August 18, 2019
Josh Berman, Freedle Coty, and Conor Smith go in-depth on Level 1's 8th film, Realtime. Topics include how the concept of a chronological ski movie was conceived, the Denver blizzard that never ended, and the dawn of the Wallisch/Hornbeck/Ahmet/Delorme era. Go watch the movie for free at www.podcast.level1.ski to get the most out of this podcast. Intro track: “And It Rained All Night” - Thom Yorke. First aired 8-18-19.
August 14, 2019
Josh Berman and Conor Smith go in-depth on Level 1's sophomore movie Second Generation. Topics include: the first urban skiing missions, the role of crash reels in movies of the day, and starting to think of Level 1 as a business. Go watch the movie at www.podcast.level1.ski (free for a week after this episode drops!) to get the most out of this podcast. Intro track: "Even If" - Method Man.  First aired 7-7-19.  
August 11, 2019
Josh Berman, Freedle Coty, and Conor Smith go in-depth on Level 1's seventh feature film: Long Story Short. Topics include the first Level 1 Japan trip, Corey Vanular filming a part in 4 days, and Liam Downey's nighttime habits. Go watch the movie for free at www.podcast.level1.ski to get the most out of this podcast. Intro track: “The Power Is On” - The Go Team. First aired 8-11-19.
August 4, 2019
Josh Berman, Freedle Coty, and Conor Smith go in-depth on Level 1's sixth feature film: Shanghai Six. Topics include the end of the Dave Crichton era, the transition to HD video, and the limitations of the ski technology of the time. Go watch the movie for free at www.podcast.level1.ski to get the most out of this podcast. Intro track: “Seventeen Years” - Ratatat. First aired 8-4-19.  
July 28, 2019
Josh Berman, Freedle Coty, and Conor Smith go in-depth on Level 1's fifth film High Five. Topics include the early years of backcountry sled-skiing, Corey Vanular winning the inaugurual Superunknown, and the first Level 1 urban skiing drop-in ramp. Go watch High Five for free at www.podcast.level1.ski to get the most out of this podcast. Intro track: "Ghostwriter" - RJD2. First aired 7-28-19.
July 21, 2019
Josh Berman, Freedle Coty, and Conor Smith go in-depth on Level 1's fourth film Forward. Topics include: Dave Crichtons breakout performance, the role of Superpark/Parkasaurus in the ski community, and the first Level 1 international trip. Go watch the movie for free at www.podcast.level1.ski to get the most out of this podcast. Intro track: "Jealousy" - The Pharcyde. First aired 7-21-19.
July 14, 2019
Josh Berman, Freedle Coty, and Conor Smith go in-depth on Level 1's third film Strike Three. Topics include: Candide's 540 heard round the world at Superpark 2002, partying and shenanigans on the road, and the first time shooting at Mt. Hood. Go watch the movie for free at www.podcast.level1.ski to get the most out of this podcast. Intro track: "Shame on a N***a" - Wu Tang Clan. First aired 7-14-19.
June 28, 2019
Josh Berman and Conor Smith go in-depth on Level 1's first movie, Balance. Go watch the movie (free for a week after this episode drops!) on the Level 1 website at www.podcast.level1.ski. Intro track: Sick Shift - Upstairs
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