About Blank Canvas
“Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.”
-Ralph Waldo Emerson
Blank Canvas is a short film that celebrates the conscious choice to follow your heart. So often in life we find ourselves forging forward focused on our goals, until suddenly and chance experience opens our eyes to a new world of possibilities. But the decision to leave unfulfilled goals behind to explore the unknown is always a risk.
Anchored by Elena Hight, a two-time Olympian and X Games champion who, after her success in the world of competition, felt the need to open up a new world of possibilities with snowboarding's more wild places and people. The cast of characters includes legends both old and new who are here to share their wisdom and experiences with this young rider. During this journey, she bears witness to these riders pushing their own comfort zones, all while she grows and begins to thrive in this brave new world.