LS/FF 2011 UK Premiere
FIRST LOVE Directed by: Clare Gorman, Writer/ Producer: Fran Derham, Art Director/ Producer: Claire Plueckhahn, AUS, 2010, 58 mins
UK Premiere. Following three competitive female surfers from the male dominated waters of Phillip Island as they prepare for their first trip to Hawaii, this is an inspiring documentary about friendship, dedication and following your dreams. How will they cope with the strains of competition, the challenge of big waves, career threatening injury and meeting their idols? This all female production encapsulates the pure stoke of surfing and will inspire a generation of female surfers.
- Winner: Best International Documentary; X-Dance Film Festival 2011
- Winner: Best Emerging Filmmaker ; X-Dance Film Festival 2011