When perfect waves break in the perfect location. It’s hard to not think about warm waters, palm trees and dreamy waves when winter starts in the Northern hemisphere.
Sierra Lerback seems to enjoy her vacations at Alaia Mentawai surf retreat. Her daily routine was simple: surf, rest, surf again. Do you have any better definition of paradise? Even if winter means winter swells, it’s always hard to sit behind your computer watching footage for surfers enjoying waves in warm water. It’s maybe time to plan your next trip, no?
Facebook, Whatsapp, Instagram, Twitter, Whatsapp again... More and more it is more difficult to isolate ourselves, to escape from everything, to enjoy the silence. Silence… we are stupid enough so as to invent words that describe things that do not even exist!
In January 2019, snowboarder Mathieu Crepel and surfer Damien Castera, joined by photographer Greg Rabejac and lmmaker Pierre Frechou, traveled to the very northern tip of Norway for a boardriding expedition in the heart of the Arctic winter. In between snowy peaks and icy waves, they went deep into the polar night where solar winds meet Earth’s magnetic eld to create the fairy dance of the Aurora Borealis.
'Thank You Mother' is a cinematic journey of surfing, simplicity and appreciation. It is a film that isn't afraid to be beautiful, stylish and sincere. Produced by Torren Martyn and Ishka Folkwell with an original soundtrack by Nick Bampton. 'Thank You Mother' is narrated by award winning Australian film maker and life long simplist Albert Falzon, who made the seminal 1970 surf film 'Morning of the Earth'.