Train Hopping Documentary (Trailer) (1 Viewer) Video 

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Hey folks,

Here's the trailer to a short documentary film called "RIDING THE HIGHLINE" I recently made with my brother. It's about writing poetry and riding trains. Most of the footage was shot on a freight trip we did from Minneapolis to Seattle in 2013. We're looking to submit it to film festivals this year and screen it around the Minneapolis/SF areas. Check out the website and let me know if have any questions about the project. Thanks!

www.ridingthehighline.com

 
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Hey folks,

Here's the trailer to a short documentary film called "RIDING THE HIGHLINE" I recently made with my brother. It's about writing poetry and riding trains. Most of the footage was shot on a freight trip we did from Minneapolis to Seattle in 2013. We're looking to submit it to film festivals this year and screen it around the Minneapolis/SF areas. Check out the website and let me know if have any questions about the project. Thanks!

www.ridingthehighline.com

SWEEEEEEEEEET!!!!!! looks killer
 
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some really nice footage but damn do i hate seeing people riding suicide or on top or cars. and that shot of one of you jumping from car to car i hope wasnt while the train was moving. =/ it just makes me weary when stuff like this gets screened at festivals it makes impressionable people think its how its done. but thumbs up i really did enjoy the trailer.
 

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Thanks, everyone! Yes, Matt, that would be awesome! We'd love to come down and screen the film. I've been meaning to get to Slab City for a while now. Will there be a showing of things like this? We're submitting it to film festivals but I'd much rather show it at things like this.

Cant, yeah, we played up the dramatic shots in the trailer, but the rest of the film is a little more mellow (the jump shot was definitely not on moving cars). Charlie Parr did most of the soundtrack.
 

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