Niseko, Japan is once again in the spotlight, the destination of choice for filmmaker Jake Munro and his crew of Kiwi skiers and snowboarders. With plenty of deep Hokkaido powder and backcountry booters, it’s a familiar recipe – one that will whet the appetite for a big winter ahead.

“A short film by Jake Munro of 3 freeskiers & 2 snowboarders from New Zealand who set aside their differences on a trip to the backcountry of Japan & later become.. “The Rising Gaijins’.
Featuring – Harry Pettit, Nick Brown, Rupert Paterson, George Pengelly & Jack Spence.”