Surfing Docos

Take Every Wave: The Life of Laird Hamilton (2017)

Director: Rory Kennedy

Filmmaker Rory Kennedy provides an account of the career of big wave surfer Laird Hamilton, a man who has spent his life conquering untamable walls of... Read more

Between Land and Sea (2016)

Director: Ross Whitaker

This documentary introduces the audience to surfing on the wild Atlantic coast in the west of Ireland. Filmed in and around Lahinch in County Clare, n... Read more

Storm Surfers: The Movie (2012)

Director: Justin McMillan, Christopher Nelius
Starring: Ross Clarke-Jones, Tom Carroll, Ben Matson

"Storm Surfers: The Movie" follows two-time world surfing champion Tom Carroll, tow-surfing pioneer Ross Clarke-Jones and surf forecaster Ben Matson o... Read more

Bustin' Down the Door (2008)

Director: Jeremy Gosch
Starring: Narrated by, Edward Norton, Kelly Slater, Peter Townend, Wayne Bartholomew, etc...

Framed around the emerging careers of World Champs-to-be Wayne 'Rabbit' Bartholomew, Shaun Tomson and Mark Richards, this entertaining documentary rec... Read more

Storm Surfers (2008)

Starring: Ross Clarke-Jones, Tom Carroll

"Storm Surfers" examines the phenomenon of Big Wave Surfing, the science behind it, the adventure of chasing them and the surfers who ride them in con... Read more

Surfwise (2007)

Director: Doug Pray

The amazing true life odyssey of a Malibu doctor who decided to leave behind the lifestyle of mainstream America and seek self-fulfillment by taking u... Read more

Stylemasters (2006)

Starring: Gerry Lopez, Wayne Bartholomew, Peter Townend, Shaun Tomson

Digitally remastered footage of some of the most influential and extreme surfers the sport has ever seen. Watch Gerry Lopez, Peter Townend and more ex... Read more

Yield (2006)

Director: Josh Landan

A high impact half hour of surfing action set to a funky soundtrack, and filmed in locations around the world including Australia, Hawaii, California... Read more

Riding Giants (2004)

Director: Stacy Peralta
Starring: Darrick Doerner, Dave Kalama, Kelly Slater, Greg Noll, Jeff Clark, Laird Hamilto...

From Stacy Peralta, award-winning director of 'Dogtown' comes this insightful and hugely entertaining documentary about the history of surfing and su... Read more

Step into Liquid (2003)

Director: Dana Brown

This documentary profiles surfers and surfing locations all over the world, including the monstrous waves of Oahu's North Shore, the Gulf shores of Te... Read more