2012 Features Announced

Posted by LSFF on September 19, 2012 | News

The London Surf / Film Festival is stoked to announce the official selection of International features for the 2012 event. The features will be screened at the iconic Riverside Studios in Hammersmith 11-14 October 2012 as part of a four-day celebration of the cream of international surf culture.

“We have been overwhelmed by the quality and diversity of international features submitted to the festival this year from right across the waveriding globe,” says London Surf / Film Festival founder Chris Nelson. “The line up we’ve curated represents the very pinnacle of surf filmmaking, delivering a full range of perspectives on waveriding from the hottest shred flicks to thought provoking features and insightful documentaries, including 5 huge European Premieres and 4 UK Premieres! The quality of cinematography is stunning, the sound tracks epic while the surfing pushes things to a whole new level. I seriously can not wait to see them played out on the big screen in this cultural capital to an amped and knowledgeable British audience.”

Feature Line-up (click title for more info):

European Premiere: Here and Now, Dir. Nathan Meyers

European Premiere: The Africa Project, Dir. Jason Hearn

European Premiere: Raw The Movie, Dir. Mark Brightwell and Cohan Banfield

European Premiere: Sally, Dir. Simon Treweek and Nicholas Damen

European Premiere: Tracking, Dir. Jimmy James Kinnaird

UK Premiere: Dear Suburbia, Dir. Kai Neville

UK Premiere: Intentio, Dir. Loic Worth

UK Premiere: North of the Sun, Dir. Inge Wegge  and Jørn Ranum

UK Premiere: Boardroom, Dir.Markus Davids

Feature: Otelo Burning, Dir. Sara Blecher

Feature: El Mar, Mi Alma, Dir. Stephen Jones

Feature: Surfing and Sharks, Dir. Julian Watson

Tickets on sale from the Riverside Box Office very soon – stay tuned for details.


The etherial beauty of surfing under the Northern Lights / Still: North of the Sun