Wolverine CirqueeBook - 2013
Wolverine Cirque, one of the steepest and most dangerous ski runs in North America, looms over this original short-a taut, gripping tale of male athleticism and love-by Joseph Olshan Sam and Mike, top-notch skiers, hike miles off piste to face a harrowing headwall of snow, a sheer descent that challenges their skill, their endurance, and ultimately, their ability to survive. At the center of the story is Sam's painful and poignant reminiscence of a complicated and doomed love affair with Luc, a Division I soccer player who struggles with his identity and the surprising power of desire finally unleashed. As both men grapple with the intensity of their affection for one another, Sam is forced to reckon that his attempt to master Wolverine Cirque is really a futile effort to stay the arguably more difficult course of his declining youth.
Publisher: [United States] : Open Road Media : Made available through hoopla, 2013
Characteristics: 1 online resource