The Films


2022 will see two nights of award winning surf films from Australia and around the world screened at the Australian National Surfing Museum in Torquay.

Saturday 16th April - Opening Night

The festival opens with a special screening of LOST TRACK NEW ZEALAND featuring surfer Torren Martyn and filmmaker Ishka Folkwell as they embark on a four month motorcycle adventure into the depths of the land of the long white cloud. Produced by needessentials

LOST TRACK NEW ZEALAND will screen with a program of shorts including BIG INDO, LUCID DREAMING (Laurie Towner, SHAPER by local filmmaker Jackson Hayat, MAYBE ONE DAY (Denmark) Angelina Owino and FREE SCRUBBER featuring Tom Curren on his own surf odyssey to Mexico. Drinks and music will cap off a great opening night.

Sunday 17th April - Closing Night

Closing features features two award winning surf films. OVER THE EDGE follows big wave surfer Matt Bromley as he travels around the world in search of the biggest waves he can find. Directed by Andrew Kaineder this is an amazing documentary about pushing the boundaries of mental and physical ability through surfing.

SWEET ADVENTURE is the latest surf film from Peter Hamblin. Winner of the Best Film award at the London Surf Film Festival SWEET ADVENTURE features amazing surfing, secret surf spots, fun, skating and some of the coolest music going around. Exploring the waves of beautiful El Salvador, presented by #hamblinimary and #surfcity. 

Both films must be seen on the big screen to fully appreciate the cinematography, scenery and surfing.