female surfing experience.
“The Women and the Waves” is a documentary surf
film that explores the lives of female surfers who, through the decades, have
chosen to paddle head first into the male dominated sport of surfing and found
a place of their own. Surfer girls, women who surf, women who don’t, female
athletes, and the men who love them gain insight into what it’s like to “Surf
like a Girl!” This inspiring film, featuring generations of women
surfers, reveals what has. transcended surfing’s status as a sport to become a
passion so strong, it is the dominant force in their lives.
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".. thoughtful and provocative." Gerry Lopez
"A picture capturing the hearts and souls of true women of the ocean
and surfing world."
"This movie is the best I've ever seen as far as capturing what it
really feels like to be a female surfer. This isn't Roxy glitter
or angry feminists complaining about getting the short straw.
This is real. It's
"..Not focused on logos, it serves as a well-rounded, indie account
of the estrogen-filled side of the
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Gravity Magazine Review/August 2010
"We found the film both engaging and inspiring.......It is
a moving, yet buoyant, portrait of female surfers and the waves they ride–then
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SurfTalk.co.uk Review, June
"Sitting on the other side of the gender
divide... My fear was that this could be code for bikini burning feminists
indulging in some "man-bashing". The reality couldn't have been further from
the truth. "
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Review from France/June 2010
"..En bref, de belles prises de vue, de beaux paysages et
des interviews qui valent le détour.."
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Sportsister,UK/May 2010 Click
Drift Surfing Europe/April,2010
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WHERE WE'VE BEEN:
Official Selection/Film Festivals 2009-2012:
Santa Barbara International Film Festival
San Luis Obispo International Film Festival
Santa Cruz Film Festival
Maui Film Festival
Spot X Surf Fest (Australian Premiere)
Ventura Film Festival
New York Surf Film Festival
Bend Film Festival
Taos Mountain Film
La Femme Film Festival
Wild and Scenic Environmental Film Festival
The Surf Show, Waveriders Fest., Bristol, UK
Taranaki Surf Film Premieres, New Zealand
Tynemouth Surf Film Festival, N.E. England
Montezuma Film Festival, Sano Banano ,Costa Rica
Flagstaff Mountain Film, Arizona, U S A
Honolulu Surf Film Fest./Hawaii Academy of the Arts
San Diego Surf Film Festival @ Birds Surf Shed
Also in 2009-2012:
for:Heal the Ocean
Benefit Screening for:Marine Mammal Center
Peabody Essex Museum, Salem Mass.
Island Chapter Fundraiser
Beach Shorts Film Fest: Hermosa Beach, Ca.
Benefit Screening for: Calif. Surf Museum
Film Series @ University of Hawaii, Oahu
Byron Bay Community Centre Screening
"Appetiser" to theYallingup Surfilm Festival
Surf Nite at Santa Barbara Maritime Museum
"Girls in the Curl Surf Event":
At Pepperdine University in Malibu, Ca.
Surf Nite at Santa Barbara Maritime Museum
Dos Pueblos Surf Team Fundraiser, Goleta,Ca
"The Present Moment" Screening:
Troncones, Guerrero, Mexico
Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History
Whistler/Blackcomb, Brittish Colombia, Canada
Cocoa Beach Surf Museum Screening, Florida
Waves of Change, Solana Beach, Ca.
Jane Pickens Theater Screening, Newport, R.I.
Santa Barbara MaritimeMuseum Re-release
segment on "REEL HAWAII" October ,
2009: Click Here
Jesse Locks "See Jane
Do" interview with
Executive producer, Heather Hudson
January, 2010: Click
LISTEN to the Pepperdine People Podcast February,
2010: Click Here
SurfMadam.com, June 2010
SurfTalk.co.uk, June 2010
Sportsister Magazine, May 2010
Drift Europe, April 2010
Cooler, January 2010
YLS Surf Magazine, October 2009
Surfer Magazine, August 2009
Women's Adventure Magazine, June 2009
Women's Surf Style Magazine (WSSM),Summer 2009
Central Coast Magazine (CCM), May 2009
A Graciegirl / Swell Pictures Production
By Heather Hudson / Peck Euwer
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