ANIAKCHAK

About ANIAKCHAK

Director: Forest Woodward, Graham Zimmerman
Producer: Jim Aikman, Graham Zimmerman

Newlyweds Graham Zimmerman and Shannon McDowell are professional athletes in different sports and find joy and common ground in a new, fledgling activity: Packrafting. This shared pursuit will take them on a harrowing adventure to Alaska’s Aniakchak National Monument, the most remote and least visited part of America’s national park system.

 


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Director Biography - Forest Woodward, Graham Zimmerman
Graham Zimmerman:

Graham is an award-winning professional climber and well-recognized film maker in the outdoor industry. He works as a producer and the director of development with Bedrock Film Works through which he his able to utilize his extensive logistics, rigging, marketing and media expertise while maintaining his role as an athlete in the outdoor industry.


Forest Woodward:

Raised by Woodwards and tamed by wolves, I am haunted by the allure of point breaks and powder days, steep creeks and tall peaks; I am a hunter gatherer of natural light and candid moments. With an appetite whet with a taste of the unknown and the smell of home, I wander a path paved by open minds and trusting eyes, guided by willing feet...

...and a desire to bring you with me.