Event information reads: 7-9th November 2024, Riverside Studios, London, Surf / Film / Art / Culture


SATURDAY 12TH OCTOBER // Regent St Cinema

SATURDAY Session 1 // 7pm

TRANSLATE Dir. Chris McClean

WORLD PREMIERE: A live, immersive audio visual free surfing experience from multi award-winning filmmaker Chris McClean and composer CJ Mirra. Combining epic waveriding, luscious landscapes, Chris McClean’s trademark rich cinematography and CJ Mirra’s signature sensory soundscapes this is a visceral journey through Europe. Performed live with musicians including Lee-Ann Curren, captures the ephemeral nature of surfing, a moment that cannot be recreated.

– PLUS –

TAN MADONNA Dir. Alex Knost

Alex Knost - Tan Madonna UK Premeire

UK PREMIERE: Blending cutting edge waveriding with an art house, analogue overlay, artist/surfer/musician Alex Knost views the smooth lines of Michael February, Lee Ann Curren, Harry Bryant & Karina Rozunko through a fresh lense. Captured on HD Digital, Super 16mm & Super 8mm across the point breaks of Baja Mexico, Australia, France and Indonesia, accompanied by a soundtrack recorded live on location by Alex & Lee-Ann, this is a big-screen must see.

A very special screening hosted, in person by Alex Knost

Showing with: SHORTIES Shortlisted film

SATURDAY Session 2 // 8.45 pm

LA OLA SIN FRONTERAS Dir. Julian and Joaquin Azulay

UK PREMIERE: In this much anticipated, thought-provoking documentary, Argentinian brothers Julian and Joaquin Azulay, (Gauchos del Mar) go searching for waves in the Falkland Islands. They discover epic, empty, hard won waves in a beautiful and bleak landscape, where the scars of War are still visible, in the minefields and in society. They hope to make new friends and share waves – but can the shadow of the conflict be overcome?

Plus short film: UK PREMIERE FLUX   Dir: Lewis Arnold

Asking questions on the state of surfing today – disparate strands are evolving and in flux…starring JJF.

Showing with: SHORTIES Shortlisted film


Alex Knost - Tan Madonna UK Premiere

Alex Knost – Tan Madonna A Very Special Screening


TRANSLATE World Premiere London Surf Film Festival

TRANSLATE World Premiere London Surf Film Festival