New in 2012: Quiksilver Filmmaker Showdown

Winner take all. Five of the top filmmakers from British Columbia will be documenting the event with their own unique perspective for a chance to win $5000. After the filmmakers are done shooting Showdown Over the City, our friends over at will be hosting the edits as well as a voting platform for you to check out and vote on your favourites. We will post more details here as well as links to's coverage of the event as it unfolds.

While the Filmmaker Showdown challenge didn't exist last year, above is an edit from one of our Grouse Park bloggers, Andrew Santos.

$5000 Grand Prize Winner

This is a $5000, winner-take-all filmmaker showdown. The voting weight will be 75% from a panel of snowboard industry judges and 25% from the public votes that come in via

People's Choice Winner

Your voting will determine who wins the People's Choice Award. The crew members from the winning team will each be awarded a seasons pass at Grouse Mountain, full set ups from Quiksilver and a feature on

The Crews

Confirmed invitees will be updated here shortly.