The journey to surf a mysterious U.K. wave

This 35 minute film “Hunt for Hipmasama”  by Oli Adams shows a  journey to find and surf an amazing wave seen only before in a photograph. This image haunted him, and sparked an eight-year odyssey, chasing a dream.

The film won the Best British Surf Film award at the London Surf Film Festival and also was selected to feature in the Kendal Mountain Festival. Hit the link below to watch the film. Pictures are taken from here

 

Surfing in Papua New Guinea

"I wanted to tell a story that could be more universal, mixing in a surf competition with anthropological elements.” says the director of multi-award winning documentary Splinters Adam Pesce. Splinters  is a documentary which explores the emerging indigenous surf scene in Papua New Guinea.

London Surf/Film Festival is hosting a special screening of Splinters followed by a Q&A with Andy Able, president of Surfing Association PNG and Chris Hines MBE, former director of Surfers Against Sewage,  on Wednesday, May 28  at 7.30pm, Riverside Studios, London.

Click here to read more or watch the trailer