by Jim Freeman and Greg McGillivray in the early seventies,
a period of amazing changes in surfing as well as society.
All the 70ís stars are present including Lopez and Hakman.
Also features a great skateboarding segment. Excellent cinematography.
A must have for any collection.This movie is a total gem 60 Min.
respected producers Greg MacGillivray and Jim Freeman. Surfers
live differently than other people. They live a unique, carefree
life. To a surfer only two things are important: the sun and
the surf, and this free and easy attitude is depicted perfectly
in the classic color film "Free and Easy". Let photographers
Greg MacGillivray and Jim Freeman take you to Oahu, Maui,
Kauai, and California while they creatively illustrate the
free and easy life surfers enjoy!
- Miget Farley, Leroy Achoi, Bill Fury, Ricky Greg, Fred Hemmings,
Phillip Pumar, Greg Knoll, Micky Dora, Herbie Flescher, David
Nuuhiwa, Joyce Hoffman, Billy Hamilton, Jose Angel, Butch
Van Artsdalen, Jackie Eberly, Nat Young, Rusty Miller, Jack
Sutherland, Corky Carroll, Mike Doyle and more..
- List Price $29.95
- List Price $31.95
first Stereo surf film shot completely with 16 mm. "
Beyond Blazing Boards" is absolutely one of the best
classic surfing dvds ever with an up to the minute examination
of what high powered surfing is all about ! Filmed in Bali,
Australia, Mexico and California, "Beyond Blazing Boards"
covers exciting free surfing action by the world's top professionals
in classic conditions around the world. From perfect 12
ft. Paddang Paddang to a close examination of today's dramatic
pro surfing tour only Beyond Blazing Boards tells the full
story of surfing's evolution in the mid 1980's. Produced
by Chris Bystrom Films.
: Glen Winton, Mark Occhilupo, Ronnie Burns, Kong Elkerton,
Simon Law, Tom Curren, Stuart Cadden, and introducing Jason
Bystroms classic surfing film Blazing Boards is now available
on DVD. Get the classic 80s surf flick that Surfing
Magazine called Too savage for words! The original
classic cinema surf flick, featuring Hawaii, Australia, California,
Mexico and Exotic Isles. Blazing Boards captures the very
essence of what riding waves is all about. If you love the
ocean then be sure and check out the best surf film of the
1980s. Starring: Gary Kong Elkerton, Shaun
Tomson, Martin Potter, Derek Hynd, Cheyne Horan, Tom Carroll,
Marvin Foster, Daniel Mr. Boogie Kaimi, Mark Richards,
Tommy Curren and the worlds greatest wind surfers!
- List Price $29.95
ON DVD - Dick Hoole and Jack McCoys classic TUBULAR
SWELLS now digitally remastered in 16:9 and released for
the first time on dvd!
BONUS SEQUENCE: A Day In The Life of Wayne Lynch
List Price $29.95
Ira Opper and writer Matt Warshaw (Encyclopedia of Surfing)
have painstakingly sifted through footage from the most
influential surfing videos / films of the last 30 yearsfrom
Cosmic Children to September Sessionsto craft a premium
no-filler blend of touchstone moments from the sports most
ground-breaking wave riders. Witness Uluwatu ridden for
the first time in 1972 in Alby Falzon's watershed Morning
of the Earth. Shaun Tomson, Rabbitt and Mark Richards' epic
tube duel at Pipeline in Bill Delaney's 1975 Free Ride.
Peer into the future with Kelly Slater's Indonesian performances
in Jack Johnson's September Sessions. In addition to original
footage from such films as Searching for Curren and Ocean
Fever, recent interviews of the featured surfers and filmmakers
provide a behind the scenes back story of these classic
surfing videos "ultimate sessions." Footage From:
Morning of the Earth, Fluid Drive, Cosmic Children, Amazing
Surf Stories, Ocean Fever, Free Ride, Searching For Tom
Curren and September Sessions. Music By: Jack Johnson, Ben
Harper, INXS, Rose Royce, Dylan Cooper, Blessed Light, The
Beautiful Girls, Low Lights, Rookie Card, Trancenden, Five
horse Johnson, Lilys, Skizzo Franick, Slackstring.
A documentation of performance surfing on
North Shore 1977-79.
Synopsis: Journey back to
a free era of change, when boards became shorter and movements
more radical. A time when Style was being re-defined, and
there were no limits to where surfing could go. Shot in
the late 70s on Oahus North Shore (with one side trip
to Uluwatu), STYLEMASTERS chronicles the progression of
surfing in this pivotal time, documenting the lifestyle
and performance of some of the most influential surfers
Narrated by Greg Weaver and
Spyder Wills, this never before released material has been
digitally re-mastered and re-edited to an original soundtrack.
Additional present day interviews
contribute personal perspective on this important time in
surfing. Directed by: Greg Weaver. Starring: Gerry Lopez,
Montgomery Buttons Kaluhiokalani, Wayne Rabbit
Bartholomew, Shaun Thomson, Peter PT Townend,
Mark Richards and other leading surfers of the late 70s.
Original Soundtrack by Bluebird in 5.1 surround sound. TRT:42
minutes main program. 60 minutes of special features, including
present day interviews, bonus surfing and Merkel slide show.
This is a must have classic surfing video.
2 The Second Session classic surfing dvd.......the
continued chronicles of Greg Weaver and Spyder Wills during
the height of performance single fin surfing on the North
Shore of Oahu. Back on the North Shore for another season...The
winter of 1980/81. Hawaiians, Aussies, international all
stars, and the new wave of Californians are taking it to
the next level. This marks the final season before the tri-fin
became the pro board design of choice. Greg Weaver and Spyder
Wills are on the scene, this time with a Super 8 sound rig
to document the surfing world's proving grounds. See and
hear what it was like to be there, with classic man-on-the-beach
interviews and beautiful scenic and surf cinematography.
Featured Surfers include Dane Kealoha, Bobby Owens, Buttons,
Cheyne Horan, PT, Ian Cairns, Shaun Thomson, Mark Richards,
and many more.
$24.95 - List Price $29.95
DVD features a 37 minute all killer/no filler main program,
plus 78 minutes of Special Features including All Action
version, Hawaiian Punch Wipeouts, Boogie Fever, A Outs,
and Weaver/Wills commentary version. SM2 is digitally remastered
featuring an original musical score by Mphase.
The Innermost Limits of Pure Fun surfing DVD classic was Filmed
& Edited by George Greenough. This release is essential
watching because it is a cinematic masterwork of the highest
magnitude. In it, George Greenough chronicles ground zero
of the shortboard revolution as it evolved in 1968. This highly
personalized film is the prime instigator's perspective of
the innovations that changed surfing forevermore as they came
down. Track the inside out with George in groundbreaking point
of view sequences that are utterly unique. Experience remote
Australia and hidden California as ridden by Mac T, Ted Spencer,
Baddy Treolar, Chris Brock, Gary Keys, Russell Hughes and
a brigade of the underground's best. Revel in the morphic
hand hewn artwork of Patty Hennick. Hear the distinctive improvisational
soundtrack which was scored on the spot by Dennis Dragon,
(before the Surf Punks), his brothers Doug and Daryl, (the
Captain before Tennille), and Denny Aaberg, (before Big Wednesday).
Featuring: Chris Brook, Robert Conneely, Danny Hazard, Russell
Hughes, George Greenough, Gary Keys, Terry Keys, Bob McTavish,
Dickie Nelson, Ted Spencer, Davide Treloar, and Greg Weaver.
of Pure Fun
- List Price $29.99
the excitment, the terror, the sheer force as the world's
top wave riders travel to Bali, Hawaii . . . brave the treacherous
coastline of Africa, and the Great Australian Bight in the
greatest ocean adventure ever filmed. Featuring Mark Richards,
Wayne Lynch, Rabbit Batholomew, Gerry Lopez, Simon Anderson,
Thornton Fallander, Tommy Carroll, and world champion windsurfer
Robbie Naish. With the greatest music you'll ever hear with
Men at Work, Split Enz, Mondo Rock, Australian Crawl, The
Church, Mi-Sex, and more. Dick Hoole and Jack McCoy are
two of the most incredible surfing film-makers that have
ever lived, and Storm Riders, is the greatest ocean adventure
of all time.
a world of industrialization, population, explosion, and
environmental destruction the surfer somehow has managaed
to establish a wonderful harmony with the oceans waves
and nature. The Sunshine Sea is a surfing video
film about the changes that have raised the art of surfin
from the limitations of the past to the free and easy harmony
of today. Greg Macgillivray and Jim Freeman embark on a
surfers odyssey with champion surfers David Nuuhiwa,
Nat Young, Mark Martinson, and Bill Hamilton in Portugal,
France, Hawaii, and California. From the makers of the all
time classic, Five Summer Stories, comes The
Sunshine Sea, a reflection of the happiness of surfing.
were many great surfing dvd movies from the 70's and many
classics over the past 50 years. RED HOT BLUE is definately
in the top 5 surf movies ever made. A spellbinding visual
mindblower!!! Curt Mastalka's best surf dvd movie.
L.A. Times called this film, "A stunningly photographed
celebration of the beauty and joy of surfing." Many
of the world's best surfers of the 1970's including Hackman
and B.K. take on the best waves of California, France, Peru,
and Hawaii. Unreal original soundtrack and animation. 60
Sea For Yourself
Of The Earth
a national treasure by the Australian government. Painstakingly
restored frame by frame for DVD. A stunning masterpiece
by Albert Falzon!
The classic 1972 surfing film MORNING OF THE EARTH reveals
a fantasy of three exotic lands: Bali, Hawaii, and Australia,
where surfers made their own houses, surfboards, and lived
in harmony with nature. Featuring spectacular surfing from
Nat Young, Terry Fitzgerald, Gerry Lopez, Stephen Cooney,
David Treloar and Michael Peterson, stunning photography
from Albert Falzon and a great rock soundtrack that tells
this mood story far better than any words. ? Getting back
to where it all began when life was simple, no rip off people,
and it was fun.?
by Jepsen, live, Santa Monica Civic Aud., what a classic
time it was) Running time: 60 min. "Aside from painting
an accurate picture of the "state of the art surfing for
that time period ", The Cosmic Children fulfills the most
important criteria of a good surf movie -- it righteously
stokes you to get up early the next morning and go surfing.
in the `60s became the biggest fad ever to sweep America.
From Pipline to Sunset Beach, or Rincon and Malibu in California,
you'll experience a surfing culture at its prime. Mickey
Dora and Johnny Fain battle it out at the big Malibu contest
of 1963. You'll also catch Greg Noll, Dewey Weber, Rusty
Miller and a long list of others surfing the uncrowded waves
during one of the best eras in surfing history. From the
mid 1960's. 55 min.
Surf, the cool clay animation cartoon surf dude, rocks through
California's crazy beach scene, as he hosts us in this outrageous
surf adventure, from sizzling action below the Mexican border
on up to the cold Northern frontiers, plus the best waves
at all the hottest spots inbetween, like Big Rock, Malibu,
Ventura, Lost Coast, Santa Cruz and more. Plus incredible
Hawaii. Tommy Curren is seen taking on perfect point surf
at Rincon and the Santa Barbara Sandspit as the rest of
the tube dudes, (All world class surfers) rip and tear their
favorite surfs spots. Captain Surf puts the fun back in
surfing in this charming movie which will entertain all
ages, and has become an all time classic. Two thumbs up
on this surf cult flim.
The Tube Dudes
pace steps up as surfing technology improved and surfing
was pushed to the limits of the day. Two of the largest
waves ever filmed are in this epic movie delight. This is
a collectors treasure with rare footage of surfing legends
like Mickey Dora, Mike Doyle, Johnny Fain, Greg Noll, and
the rest as they are chronicaled in this wonderful surf
epic. From the early 1960's
FOR LIFE profiles some of the greatest legends in surfing
history, including Woody Brown (88), Rabbit Kekai (79),
John Kelly (81), and Eve Flecher (73), Through compelling
portraits and extraordinary archival footage, a powerful
story emerges of fascinating lives fully-lived, a story
that defies the modern myths about aging. Also featured
are LeRoy Grannis (81); Fred Van Dyke (70); Peter Cole (69);
Shay Bintliff, M.D. (64); and Anona Napoleon (60).
Tom Curren and Kelly Slater
two names say it all. Check the Bio's of the two foremost
pioneers of modern surfing. Tom
Curren and Kelly Slater are surfing's most important figures
in the last 20 years. Both surfers dominated their eras
competitively: Tom in the '80s; Kelly in the 90s.
Both exhibited innate natural ability and wave knowledge;
and between the two of them, they amassed an unprecedented
nine world titles. In so doing, Curren, then Slater, lifted
American professional surfing to peak from the self-doubting
doldrums imposed by the brassy Australian and South African
dominance in the 1970s.
film that started the movement...the original Endless Summer.
On any given day of the year, it's summer somewhere on the
planet. The two young American surfers, Robert August and
Mike Hynson, follow this never ending summer around the
world. Spanning 3 years of filming in the early 60's, Bruce
Brown captured the true fun of early surfing. A must for
any serious surf archivist. 90 Min
biggest surf film to hit in 30 years! Party with local girls
in Costa Rica, survive a lion attack in South America and
chill out in the icy surf of Alaska as the legacy on Endless
Summer continues! "What a way to get stoked!" claims Roger
Ebert from the Chicago Sun Times. 90 Min.