Creators

A FILM BY WILLIAM A. KERIG and PETER SCHWEITZER

Produced by Edge of Never, LLC.

The film is based on THE EDGE OF NEVER, a nonfiction book written by Kerig and published by Stone Creek in 2008.

William A. Kerig is an award-winning writer and feature-film producer/director, but most of all he’s a skier. During the decade he spent competing on the World Pro Mogul Tour he also wrote for national and international outlets including Men’s Journal, Ski, Skiing, Powder, Snow Country, and USA Today.com. He was a contributing editor to Skiing magazine from 1987 to 2004. Kerig wrote, produced, and was second-unit director of the 1998 independent feature film NET WORTH. He also wrote the original story for, co-produced and was second-unit director of the 2007 Sony Pictures Classics film STEEP. The International Skiing History Association honored Kerig for his work on STEEP with its 2008 Outstanding Achievement in Film Award. Kerig’s books include: The Snowboarder’s Total Guide to Life, Utah Underground, and The Edge of Never. Kerig has also been president and Chief Operating Officer of two Internet companies, one publicly held and one privately held. He is on the Board of Trustees of Ski Salt Lake and is a member in good standing of the Directors Guild of America. He lives in Salt Lake City with his wife and two children.

During Peter Schweitzer’s 33-year career with CBS News, Entertainment and Sports he has won 7 Emmy awards, a Columbia duPont award, a George Foster Peabody award, an Overseas Press Club award and two Humanitas prizes. He has been an executive producer for CBS Entertainment, senior producer for CBS’s coverage of the Nagano and Lillehammer Winter Olympics, Rome bureau chief for CBS News, producer for the CBS Reports documentary unit, and a producer on the CBS Evening News. His feature documentary film, THREE DAYS IN SEPTEMBER, about the terrorist siege of a school in Beslan, Russia, premiered at the 2007 Tribeca Film Festival. He is currently senior producer for the CBS News broadcast, “48 Hours”. He lives in New York City with his wife and two children.

The Edge of Never was Executive Produced by Anthony Marlon, Scott Zeller, William A. Kerig, and Peter Schweitzer.

The filmmakers are deeply grateful for the strong support of the Marlon family.