The 6th Annual Save The Waves Film Festival is an epic evening of live music and international surf films at Lightspace Studios in Brooklyn on 11/14/14. Underground NYC rockers Slothrust will open the night’s festivities, followed by world premieres of surf, adventure and documentary films. This event will have a cash bar with offerings from Pacifico Beer, Tito’s Vodka, Suerte Tequila, & Sailor Jerry Rum.The Save The Waves Film Festival is a fundraiser for Save The Waves Coalition and World Surfing Reserves, and all proceeds support their international coastal conservation programs. **THIS EVENT IS 21+**
6 PM – VIP pre-party and film-maker reception.
7 PM – doors open, live music by Slothrust.
8 PM – short films program.
9 PM – intermission, raffle.
9:30 PM – feature films program.
This event is located at Lightspace Studios,1115 Flushing Ave, 11237, in the Bushwick neighborhood of Brooklyn.
Tickets are on sale at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/save-the-waves-film-festival-brooklyn-tickets-13429753755
Save The Waves Film Festival 2014 is proud to announce the official film selections in our 6th annual film festival tour. Visit our film program blog for more information about these films:
North America Premiere : Made in Italy and shot entirely in 35mm, 16mm and super8 film. Director: Luca Merli. Country: Italy. Year: 2014
North America Premiere : A wonderland of surf exploration with the first family of Azorean surfers. Director: Sachi Cunningham. Country: Portugal/USA. Year: 2014
INTO THE MIND OF GREG LONG
World Premiere: A journey into the mind, body and motivation of big wave surfing legend Greg Long. Director: Patrick Trefz. Country: USA. Year: 2014
World Premiere : A story about the new Bahia Todos Santos World Surfing Reserve. Director: Kyle Thiermann. Country: Mexico/USA. Year: 2014
World Premiere: Three friends set out to establish Chile’s first fishnet collection and recycling program. Director: Ian McGee. Country: Chile/USA. Year: 2014
North America Premiere: In search of where the desert meets the ocean. Director: Diego Rojas. Country: Chile. Year: 2014
North America Premiere: Harnessing the power of the ocean to engage, educate, and motivate student leaders. Director: Martha Rigby. Country: Chile. Year: 2014
A poetic inquiry into nature and the sea. Director: Adam Warmington. Country: USA. Year: 2014
AGAINST THE GRAIN
Documenting the construction and use of an ancient Hawaiian surfboard. Director: Alessandro Rodriques. Country:USA. Year: 2014
VERY SHORT FILMS PROGRAM
Including new films, teasers and surprises from:
Chris Malloy/Woodshed Films
It Ain’t Pretty /Dayla Soul
Toddy Stewart /Picture Farm
Racing Extinction – PREVIEW
Ramon Navarro and Rodrigo Farias
Save The Waves Film Festival – Brooklyn
7PM Friday, November 14, 2014
1115 Flushing Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11237
**THIS EVENT IS 21+**