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The Wave

You can’t fail to have heard about The Wave, a new surfing project taking root in Bristol. This ambitious plan fusing inland surfing and sustainability is the brainchild of Nick Hounsfield whose enthusiasm and dedication has taken The Wave from pipe dream to a reality that will be opening its doors in the next year. They’ve launched a crowd funding campaign (with […]

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The Art of: Distribution

  It’s fair to say the world of filmmaking has changed. The digital revolution has ushered in an era where the technology to make high quality surf films has become more accessible, yet the route of progression and distribution has become less clear. So what is the next step once you have filmed, edited, scored […]

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LS/FF Charity Gallery Auction

For 2014  LS/FF celebrated the art of storytelling and the power of narrative in surf filmmaking. For all great works have one thing in common – they take the viewer on a journey, convey a message, tell a tale. The best of those finely turned phrases and iconic lines stay with us, go on to […]

Rewind – LS/FF 2014 Redux

 The 4th annual London Surf / Film Festival presented by Reef hit the capital 9 – 12 October 2014, bringing to these shores the UK’s largest celebration of contemporary surf culture – four nights of pure stoke and the very best independent surf films from around the globe. After 4 nights of packed screenings, World, […]

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Closing Gala Screening: The Granite Stoke

TICKETS £5 AVAILABLE HERE We are stoked to announce that on Thursday 16th October at 7pm we are hosting a very special Closing Gala Screening with our good friends at Allpress Espresso at their roastery and cafe on Redchurch Street in the heart of East London. We have the UK Premiere of the award winning […]

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LS/FF 2014 Winners Are…

The 4th annual London Surf / Film Festival, presented by Reef, is stoked to announce the winners of this years awards. After four nights of packed screenings in the heart of the capital, World, European and UK premieres, a mind blowing set from StringerBessant, 16 directors in the house, 2 WCT surfers, 6 authors, countless […]

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NIAS – #LOVESURFMOVIES

The London Surf / Film Festival is a melting pot and meeting place for filmmakers and creatives. We were stoked to meet filmmaker Rebecca Coley at the festival this year. She’s making a film about how surfing transformed Nias, told through the eyes of a local girl who surfs on the Asian Surfing Championships. She […]

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BIG FRIDAY CYCLE SURFARI

We have some incredible prizes to be won at this year’s London Surf / Film Festival. Everyone who votes on the Viewers Choice Award – a prestigious category where you the surfing public get to sit in the judges seat and have your say about which film was the best – will be entered into a […]

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SATURDAY NIGHT PASS

We have just few evening passes left for Saturday 11th October. Priced at £21 and available through the Genesis Saturday’s evening pass serves up a generous helping of cinematic delights! We’re delighted to be bringing you an unrivaled night of adventure and travel – journeying from the Italian coastline with Peninsula Dir. Luca Merli, to Indonesia […]

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Tim Nunn Talks Photos

Tim Nunn has been a surf photographer and magazine editor for the last ten years, with a specialism in going to remote out of the way cold places in search of empty waves. We are stoked to announce that to accompany the European Premiere of What The Sea Gives Me on Saturday 11th October, Tim […]

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LS/FF Writers Forum

LONDON SURF FILM FESTIVAL 2014 WRITERS FORUM ANNOUNCED We’re stoked to announce that in celebration of this year’s theme ‘The Narrative’ – putting the emphasis on writing and story telling in films and books – we are hosting a very special event THE WRITERS FORUM. We have invited a panel of award winning and best […]

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Lines On Water Gallery

For 2014  we are celebrating the art of storytelling and the power of narrative in surf filmmaking. For all great works have one thing in common – they take the viewer on a journey, convey a message, tell a tale. The best of those finely turned phrases and iconic lines stay with us, go on […]

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FRIDAY NIGHT PASS

UPDATE: FRIDAY EVENING PASSES ARE NOW SOLD OUT HOWEVER INDIVIDUAL TICKETS TO FRIDAY’S SCREENINGS ARE STILL AVAILABLE! CHECK OUT THE FULL FRIDAY LINE UP HERE Friday’s line up includes the COLD WATER TRIPLE BILL – the world premiere of The Hunt For Hipmasama presented by Oli Adams, the multi award-winning Cradle of Storms PLUS Chris McClean’s […]

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THURSDAY GALA OPENING NIGHT PASS

Thursday nights should always look like this! We have a very limited number of evening passes available for THURSDAY NIGHT’S GALA OPENING for £15 which means more more film  for your buck!  Be quick because when they’re gone, they’re gone! The pass includes entry to the UK Premiere of Ava Warbrick’s critically acclaimed Stephanie in the Water – presented […]

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#GETYOURLEVON AT LS/FF

Surfing and beer go together like well, beer and surfing so we’re stoked to welcome Skinners back as our official beer partners! Purveyors of fine Cornish Ales, Skinners have a long history of being involved in surfing and this year at the London Surf / Film Festival we’ll be sampling some of their finest Speciality Beer ! Porthleven is their special edition pale […]

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StringerBessant Gala Gig

We are stoked to announce that the mighty StringerBessant will be playing an exclusive set at the LS/FF on Thursday 9th October, as part of the opening night festivities. Gary Stringer and Jack Bessant are the nucleus of the band Reef, and their gravelly, soulful  folk-rock is the perfect soundtrack for the start of the […]

London Surf / Film Festival 2014 Teaser

 The 4th annual London Surf / Film Festival presented by Reef hits the capital 9 – 12 October so here’s a little teaser to whet your whistle and stoke the fires for what’s in store! Hosted at Genesis, E1 London Surf / Film Festival is the UK’s largest celebration of contemporary surf culture bringing to theses shores […]

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Stephanie in the City

We’re stoked to announce that x5 ASP World Champion and surfing icon Steph Gilmore will be at the London Surf / Film Festival in person to present the UK Premiere of the critically acclaimed, ‘Stephanie in the Water‘ Dir. Ava Warbrick on Thursday 9th October. Tickets for this Gala screening are selling fast and you […]

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#2minutebeachclean

We’re stoked to be working with #2minutebeachclean as our environmental partner for this year’s London Surf / Film Festival. The idea behind the initiative is simple and intuitive – take two minutes to pick up rubbish each time you visit the beach. There’s no pre-determined date and time so it’s always convenient, there’s opportunity to get […]

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2014 SHORTIES LINE UP ANNOUNCED

London Surf /Film Festival, presented by Reef, is thrilled to announce the finalists for the 2014 LS/FF Shorties Contest. The shortlisted entries represent some of the very best in British and Irish surf filmmaking and will be championed on the big screen at this year’s London Surf / Film Festival. “The Shorties is an element […]