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    London Surf / Film Festival 2015 Dates Announced

    The 5th edition of the London Surf / Film Festival presented by Reef hits the UK 16th – 24th October 2015. Hosted across the capital and across two weekends, the London Surf / Film Festival is one of Europe’s most creative and relevant surf happenings bringing to the UK a showcase of international surfing’s hottest […]

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  • Cold water surfing guru Chris Nelson reflects on the notion of adventure at Huck Magazine

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    Huck talks to LS/FF Founder Chris Nelson

    For their Adventure Issue, Huck Magazine have been joining up with a motley crew of headstrong characters to explore uncharted territory, including London Surf / Film Festival founder Chris Nelson. This is what they say about him: “Whether he’s bringing free-flowing celluloid to a land-locked audience for LSFF or documenting the chilly side of waveriding for his book Cold […]

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  • London Surf Film Festival 2015 Entries Open

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    LS/FF 2015 Submissions Open

    We’re stoked to announce that submissions are now open open for the 2015 London Surf / Film Festival presented by REEF, the UK’s largest celebration of international surf culture. “This year marks the 5th Edition of the London Surf / Film Festival,” says LS/FF Director Chris Nelson. “We’re inviting independent filmmakers from across the globe to submit their films […]

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Tierra de Patagones

WINNER: BEST FILM 2014: TIERRA DE PATAGONES, Dir. Joaquin and Julian Azulay Joaquin and Julian Azulay set out on a journey to explore the southern limits of Patagonia surfing empty point breaks, heaving slabs and beaches, accompanied only by penguins and sea lions. Along the way they meet those who forge a life in this beautiful […]

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Expencive Porno Movie

WINNER: YEEEEEW! FACTOR AWARD 2014: EXPENCIVE PORNO MOVIE, Dir. TIN OJEDA Shot on luscious Super 16mil across West Coast USA and featuring some of the world’s most stylish surfers – Alex Knost, Dane Peterson, Kassia Meador, Trevor Gordon, Ryan Burch, Jared Mell, Billy Death, Mikey DeTemple et al, the music is pure 70’s Blaxsploitation, the […]

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Out in the Line Up

WINNER BEST DOCUMENTARY 2014: OUT IN THE LINE-UP. Dir. Ian Thomson This multi award-winning documentary lifts the lid on the taboo of homosexuality in surfing. After 20 years of silence, former state champion surfer David Wakefield feels ready to reveal a secret that could turn his life upside down. Despite mixed reactions from friends and […]

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What The Sea Gives Me

WINNER: BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY AWARD 2014: WHAT THE SEA GIVES ME, Dir. Pierce M Kavanagh A stunning portrayal of the relationship between man and sea.  With insight from those whose destinies are defined by their connection to the ocean, whether researching Great White sharks, diving to depths never before reached, capturing waves on the frigid fringes of […]

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The Hunt for Hipmasama

WINNER: BEST BRITISH FILM 2014: THE HUNT FOR HIPMASAMA,Dir. Oli Adams WATCH THE FEATURE FOR FREE ON LINE HERE UK Pro Oli Adams stumbled across a grainy picture of a mysto wave on a remote British island – un-surfed and un-named. This image haunted him, and sparked an eight-year odyssey, chasing a dream. This film […]

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Stephanie In The Water

WINNER: VIEWERS CHOICE AWARD 2014: STEPHANIE IN THE WATER, Dir. Ava Warbrick Stephanie Gilmore: surfing icon, World Champion, respected and revered by all. By her own admission she never feared defeat, she entered the line-up with a supreme confidence and dominated female surfing. That was until one night, in her hometown of Coolongatta, she was […]

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LONDON SURF / FILM FESTIVAL 2015

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London Surf / Film Festival 2015 Dates Announced

Posted by on July 24, 2015

The 5th edition of the London Surf / Film Festival presented by Reef hits the UK 16th – 24th October 2015. Hosted across the capital and across two weekends, the London Surf / Film Festival is one of Europe’s most creative and relevant surf happenings bringing to the UK a showcase of international surfing’s hottest […]

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Cold water surfing guru Chris Nelson reflects on the notion of adventure at Huck Magazine

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Huck talks to LS/FF Founder Chris Nelson

Posted by on July 24, 2015

For their Adventure Issue, Huck Magazine have been joining up with a motley crew of headstrong characters to explore uncharted territory, including London Surf / Film Festival founder Chris Nelson. This is what they say about him: “Whether he’s bringing free-flowing celluloid to a land-locked audience for LSFF or documenting the chilly side of waveriding for his book Cold […]

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Becoming Westerly Book Launch

Posted by on July 23, 2015

Tuesday 28th July LS/FF friend, former pro surfer  Jamie Brisick is in London for the launch of his new book, ‘Becoming Westerly’ which traces Australian surfer Peter Drouyn’s transformation to become Westerly Windina. The book launch and party will be going off at 71a Gallery from 6pm where Jamie will share a reading from his book accompanied by clips […]

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The Salt Trail

Posted by on July 22, 2015

We were stoked announce that the ‘The Salt Trail‘ from LS/FF friend and multi award winning independent filmmaker Mark Waters is available now through VOD. We hosted the world premiere of The Salt Trail at the London Surf / Film Festival to a sell out crowd who packed out the house to watch to watch […]

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Jack Bessant with The Cheddar Experiment Band

Posted by on July 22, 2015

The boys from StringerBessant  blew everyone away when they played an exclusive set for us at the opening night of LS/FF 2014 so we were stoked to get a call from Jack Bessant about his new project  ‘The Cheddar Experiment Band’ – a beautiful collaboration headed up by Jack bringing his songwriting, vocals, guitar and harmonica to the project. The album […]

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London Surf Film Festival 2015 Entries Open

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LS/FF 2015 Submissions Open

Posted by on July 9, 2015

We’re stoked to announce that submissions are now open open for the 2015 London Surf / Film Festival presented by REEF, the UK’s largest celebration of international surf culture. “This year marks the 5th Edition of the London Surf / Film Festival,” says LS/FF Director Chris Nelson. “We’re inviting independent filmmakers from across the globe to submit their films […]

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