Sorry if this is in the wrong part of the forum.
A very thought provoking video by some good friends (yes even the one in the stupid baseball cap)
In Chamonix the sort of lines Andreas is skiing in the movie would not be a line for everyone, but they are not some sort of mythical decent.
There are probably more than 100 skiing at a similar but not equal level on a regular basis.
Here is my one foray into the true steeps a few years ago
A variation of the line was skied in "the ordinary skier" with Seth Morison being added by a few fiends ;)