Best International Short: Bruce Gold – The Last of the Great Surfing Hippies Dir. Anders Melchior
WINNER LS/FF 2016
Bruce Gold has managed to survive for almost 50 years in Jeffreys Bay without having a job. He is among the last of a dying breed of surfers who have dedicated their entire lives to riding waves.
Director, Producer, Cinematographer and Editor: Anders Melchior
Co-producer and idea: Kristian Breivik
Water cinematography: Kristian Breivik, Keith Engelbrech and Anders Melchior
Archival footage: Bruce Gold, Pretoria film school, Koffie Jacobs and Mike Van Vuuren
Music: Halasan Bazar: “Below your deepest expectations”, “Mountaintops”