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Matt Dunn 2020 Season Edit

This past 2020 season had some huge highs and low lows. Matt Dunn kept the stoke high building the best terrain park the Michigan has ever seen! With the help of Snowboy Productions, "The Knob Project" became a reality. It brought riders and diggers from all around the country to help make the most of our endless tow rope lines. The best part is, the park was ours for the ripping all season long. Here's the best do do it. The man who built it. Matt Dunn. filmed by: Luke Petty

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The Knob Project Video

The Knob Project was a collaboration between Pine Knob Resort in Clarkston, Michigan and Snowboy Productions to bring a world renowned park crew into town to make an already great park, even greater! Mix in some hot up-and-coming riders, some of our snowboard team, Dan Pergrin on the editing (He filmed and edited The Interior Plain Project Retrograde video)and you have a recipe for some serious fun! Riders in order of appearance: Casey Mitchell, Alex Kirkland, Dusty Miller, Bryden Bowley, Peter Limberg, Dylan Okurowski, Denver Orr, Alexis Roland, Matt Dunn, Louie Arrigoni, Jack Reid, Matt Ruhle, Lily Calabrese, John Garoutte, Keegan Hosefros, Jack Harris, Andrew Carroll, Sierra Forchheimer, Naima Antolin, Zeb Powell, Dan Pergrin, Cole Linzmeyer, Aaron Kiser, Mike Skiba,...

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~People by Dominic Palarchio

~ People, like my previous snowboarding films, attempts to end complacency of the genre’s conventions. While paying to snowboard at a resort can be viewed as bourgeois, street snowboarding has always been a reinterpretation of the built environment. I’m interested in taking that thought a step further by incorporating outside influences. Through careful curation we selected a majority of dilapidated post industrial locations in the rust belt cities of Detroit, Flint, Grand Rapids, and Kalamazoo. Visual acts of snowboarding thus can begin to represent the regrowth of these areas plagued by late-capitalism. Most notable of the selection is a modernist ‘adventure park’ designed by acclaimed architect Richard Dattner. Once a symbol of progress it reflected the children’s interests rather than...

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