Waveriders is the previously untold story of the unlikely Irish roots of the worldwide surfing phenomenon and today’s pioneers of Irish big wave surfing. Waveriders was Winner of the Audience Award for Best Film at the Dublin International Film Festival 2008.
With its distinguished cast of world-renowned Irish, British and Irish/American surfers WAVERIDERS
journeys full-circle from Hawaii to California and back to Irish shores following Freeth's wave of influence. The journey reaches a spectacular climax when the surfers conquer the biggest swell ever to have been ridden in Ireland by catching monster waves of over fifty feet.
Stars Kelly Slater, Gabe Davies, Chris, Keith & Dan Malloy, Richard Fitzgerald.
The film is being shown around the country. To find out your nearest screening check out www.waveridersthefilm.com
I came across this website recently...if you love film...and haven't heard of it before you should check it out...
"From Future Cinema, the creators of Secret Cinema, comes Secret Screenings- a new monthly film club bringing mystery films to the UK.
With the view of creating a national dialogue around film, Secret Screenings will show a single title simultaneously across the country- giving audiences the opportunity to become part of a unique shared experience. Films will be a mix of forgotten classics, cult favorites and exclusive previews. The identity will remain under strict secrecy until the moment the credits roll.
On Saturday May 2nd at 11pm, Secret Screenings is coming to London, Brighton and Edinburgh. Each show will see an exciting fusion of performance and music together with a very special film."