Some jaws hit the floor in the Banquet office when we saw this Daren Crawfords segment. Stunningly beautiful cinematography, well-composed shots and slow motion as well. Some super-slow shots of guys speeding through the barrels. Just amazing. Besides that, there are shots of underwater life, like sea turtles, people swimming under the waves and body surfing. Its really a cool segment, a marvelous way to end this film.
Travel to the world's most exotic locales, in search of incredible adventure. Production Company: New World Spirits
Travel to the worlds most exotic locales, in search of incredible adventure. In the beginning of the film is a long train ride through Pakistan on a really old train. The New World Spirits crew hires soldiers to keep the Taliban from attacking them. They journey to Northern Pakistan and hike up the great K2. There aregorgeous shots of all the beautiful landscapes in Pakistan and the homes of the locals. Location: Khyber Pass, Pakistan
With breath-taking views, you get the best of both worlds in this video with Wolff, Sieber, Polakow, Sabir and Miklautsch showing off mad skills! The narrators journey goes into India and the many locations it has to offer. All the riders get to ride to beautiful big waves and explore and enjoy the country side. You really get to see the people, culture, land and just the every day of these people. There is some riding in this segment, which is good but the the actual landscape is much more br read more
Pictures gets out of the gate with some general sickness. Production Company: NBD Films
Start with a solid crew of some of the most beautiful, talented women in the surf game, then send them on a journey to Indonesia and let them loose on some of the world's most perfect waves. The result is Poetic Silence, a soulful travelogue from one of the foremost talents in surf filmmaking, Bill Ballard.
Start with a solid crew of some of the most beautiful, talented women in the surf game, then send them on a journey to Indonesia and let them loose on some of the worlds most perfect waves. The result is Poetic Silence, a soulful travelogue from one of the foremost talents in surf filmmaking, Bill Ballard. Location: Mentawai Islands, Indonesia
The second section of Poetic Silence begins with the ladies waiting on an overly calm ocean to come back to life. When it does, we are treated some beautifully photographed barrel riding, with a few technical tricks sprinkled around to keep things interesting. Location: Mentawai Islands, Indonesia
This section has a lot to say about the natural beauty of Indonesia. From the waves and the beaches, to the people that inhabit the 17,000 some odd islands that comprise the country, its clear why the Mentawai Islands are a prime destination for any surfer on the hunt for a perfect wave.
The second journey in Poetic Silence begins with some new additions to the crew. This section has it all, barrels, cutbacks, frontside and backside off the lips, and as always, some of the most beautiful surroundings in the world. Location: Mentawai Islands, Indonesia