Winner: Candide Thovex – Few Words – Process Films
After a multi-year hiatus from the silver screen, Frenchman Candide Thovex returned with a splash in Few Words. The documentary profiled the enigma that has been and seems will ever be Thovex. Candide made a name for himself in the park, but it was his hard-charging approach on big mountain faces secured his first-ever Best Male Performance award, in addition to his unmatched air style.
Eric Hjorleifson – Superheroes of Stoke – MSP Films
Candide Thovex – Few Words – Process Films
Sean Pettit – WE – Poor Boyz Productions
Dash Longe – The Dream Factory – Teton Gravity Research
Music: “The Swan”, Cheatahs