surfing

Rip Tide Review

Rip Tide Review

For a country that’s well known for its sun drenched beaches, with waves that roll on forever, Australia surprisingly doesn’t have that many surfing films. On top of this, the surfing films that do exist are often stories of tragedy driven by masculinity. One would think that after the raucous, two fingers up, stuff the blokes ending to Puberty Blues way back in the 80’s, we would have been awash ...[Read More]

Men of Wood & Foam Producer Phil Jarratt Interview – The Last New Wave

Men of Wood & Foam Producer Phil Jarratt Interview – The Last New Wave

On this episode of The Last New Wave, Andrew gets a bit of a surfing history lesson with producer Phil Jarratt as he runs down the stories in his documentary Men of Wood & Foam. This is an exciting, interesting documentary that looks at the ‘Brookvale Six’ – some of the pioneers of surfing in Australia. Make sure to pick up a copy of the DVD from Umbrella Entertainment. Becom...[Read More]