Ruin and Rose

Title: Ruin and Rose

Producer:Matchstick Productions


Description:A surreal future leaves the world without water and consumed by sand: the Big Empty. A group of children survives alone on the edge of the endless desert in the ruin of the now. When a young boy unearths an ancient relic hinting at the lost wonders of winter, he sets off in search of the ghosts that once called the mountains their home. This bold cinematic experience balances stunning skiing with a wild and hopeful journey into the forgotten lands of myth and magic beyond the Empty. Acclaimed writer/director Ben Sturgulewski joins the award-winning team at Matchstick Productions and their two decades of filmmaking expertise to deliver “RUIN AND ROSE,” an epic creative vision brought to life by the talents of the world’s top skiers. Winter landscapes across the planet contrast seamlessly with a thoroughly-crafted story of environmental apocalypse, shot entirely within the otherworldly expanses of Africa’s Skeleton Coast. Unlike anything seen before, the dreamlike setting of this film sparks the imagination of not only action sports enthusiasts, but anyone with a beating heart.

Artist Song
Flume and Chet FakerLeft Alone     
Fredrik Balck & Maria LindenWinter Beats     
Youth LagoonRaspberry Cane     
Glass AnimalsIntruxx     
OdeszaDont Stop     
WolfmotherViolence Of The Sun     
Flume and Chet FakerDrop The Game     
Lord HuronThe World Ender     
Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic ZerosLet It Down     
Fredrik Balck & Maria LindenHearts