Over the past 3 years he’s logged first descents in a half-dozen countries, battled back to life from an accident that nearly killed him, and become the most talked about skier in the epicenter of all things extreme — Chamonix, France.
What makes Andreas most intriguing, however, are his thoughtful musings on meaning from a life on the edge – a willingness to enter mental spaces that few have ever experienced.
In Tempting Fear Sweden’s soft-spoken Adventurer of the Year explores a place in which fear overwhelms all emotions, playing both friend and enemy in a pas de deux where death lies just one misstep away.
“Best Action Film” – Adventure Film Festival 2012
“Best Story” – X-Dance 2013
Andreas was an amazing son, brother and friend. He loved the mountains more than anything.
The South America Ski-Mountaineering Adventure
In the autumn of 2010, Bjarne Salén and myself took of for one of the biggest adventures of our lives. The aim was to climb and ski the highest mountains in every country in the South American Andes, from Ecuador in the north to Chile in the south. Here is the full movie from an […]
Reaching My Limit Eisode 2
Follow acclaimed extreme skier and ski mountaineer Andreas Fransson, and adventure filmer Bjarne Salén on their quest of finding new lines, enjoying the beautiful Argentinian mountains and pushing the limits of steep skiing in one of the last frontiers of wild mountains in Patagonia. In September 2012 the two friends visited the Fitz Roy and […]