Whitewater's history has as many twists and turns as the canyons its pioneers explored. The Call of the River features vintage canoeing and kayaking footage, in-depth interviews with eclectic pioneers and captivating narratives.
- This journey through time is a collage of unexpected influences, from building boats in friends' basements to bribing dam keepers to release water.
- Curiosity, ingenuity and outright audacity thrived as paddlers started exploring virgin runs and probing the boundaries of the river experience.
- More than 100 sources of footage and images spanning 80 years of whitewater history.
- Produced by award-winning videographer, instructional filmmaker and former world champion Kent Ford.
Running Time: 93 Minutes
Release Date: 2009
Number of Disks: 1
Film Location: Various
Studio: Performance Video, Inc.