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San Diego Surf Film Festival Birds Surf Shed

Bird’s Surf Shed Boardroom will play host to San Diego’s inaugural international San Diego Surf Film Festival. This year’s list of highly anticipated films and shorts is guaranteed to knock your board socks right off! This is the first “International” surf film festival to San Diego so you know they want to kick it off right!

The three day event will be held on May 11-13 and will feature about 15 films, over 20 shorts,  with plenty of meet-n-greets and  after parties. There will also be a beach clean-up and bodysurfing demo at La Jolla Shores.

This event is for everyone, and on Saturday there will be a surfboard shaper demo with live music, live art, and you can meet the film makers’ panel. All breeds of surfers are welcome to this eclectic world of surfing, music and art!

San Diego may not be the surf mecca of the world, but I would venture to say it is among the most influential. With many corporate headquarters for some of the biggest surf companies in the world based here, San Diego has also produced a number of professional surfers and his home to some of the best waves in Southern California. With Blacks in La Jolla to Coronado Island’s Silver Strand and North County’s beaches, San Diego is definitely a hot spot for surf culture.

With respect to trends in the surfing industry it’s no wonder why this year’s First Annual International San Diego Surf Film Festival will be one to remember. They are bringing out the best of the best from all over the world to share!

For more information on the where to get buy tickets please visit www.sandiegosurffilmfestival.com

THURSDAY MAY 10TH – VIP NIGHT•6:30pm-7:30pm: Music/Meet and Greet/Food & Beer/Slide Show
•7:30pm-7:45pm: Thank you and grab another beer
•7:45pm-9:30pm: Innermost Limits of Pure Fun w/ Windansea (7:47)FRIDAY MAY 11TH – OPENING NIGHT

•6:00-7:00PM: Live music by The Red Fox Tails
•7:00-7:30: Ted Smith dedication/ City of San Diego proclamation
•7:30-8:15: SIGHT/SOUND w/ Blue Sway
•8:15-8:45: Intermission – Food, refreshments and raffle
•8:45-10:30: LOST & FOUND
•10:30-1:30: After Party @ The Griffin. Music by The Mattson 2 SATURDAY MAY 12TH

•8:00-10:00am: Beach Clean-up & Bodysurfing/Womp Demo at La Jolla Shores/ Scripps
•12:00-2:30pm: Shaping Demo/ Live Art/ Filmmakers Panel
•Set 1, 2:30-3:45pm: THE STILL POINT w/ Salmon Theory, Abroad
•Set 2, 4:00-5:15pm: ONDE NOSTRE w/ Stacked, Shadows of the Same Sun
•Set 3, 5:30-6:45pm: THROUGH THE WHISKEY BARREL w/ Uncommon Ideals, Fathoms Left to Fall
•Set 4, 7:00-8:30pm: THIRTY THOUSAND w/ Margaux, Take 5
•Set 5, 9:00-10:30pm: GOING VERTICAL w/ The Escape, Another Day in the Life of Wayne Lynch
•10:30pm-2:00am: After Party @ Shaper Studios(Must show ticket or Nautilus Pass)SUNDAY MAY 13TH

•11:00am-1:00pm: Shaping Demo/ Live Art/ Filmmakers Panel
•Set 6, 1:00-2:15pm: SOMEWHERE NEAR TAPACHULA w/ We Are All Radioactive
•Set 7, 2:30-3:45pm: GAUCHOS DEL MAR w/ Waste to Waves, Claim It!
•Set 8, 4:00-5:15pm: PROMISED LAND w/ Sanded
•Set 9, 5:30-6:45pm: THE WOMAN & THE WAVES w/ So it Goes, By The Way
•Set 10, 7:00-8:30pm: BOARDROOM w/ The Beer Can Surfboard’s Last Ride, Ryan Burch 5.2 Assymetrical
•Set 11, 9:00-10:30pm: LITTLE BLACK WHEELS w/ Skip Brunette, Down With The Ship
•10:30-11:00PM: Award Ceremony

1. Abroad
2. Another Day In The Life Of Wayne Lynch
3. The Beer Can Surfboard’s Last Ride
4. Blue Sway
5. By The Way
6. Claim It!
7. Down With The Ship
8. The Escape
9. Fathoms Left to Fall
10. Margaux
11. Ryan Burch 5’2″ Asymmetrical
12. Salmon Theory
13. Sanded
14. Shadows Of The Same Sun
15. Skip Brunette
16. So It Goes
17. Stacked
18. Take 5
19. Uncommon Ideals
20. Waste To Waves: Turn Your Trash To Slash
21. We Are All Radioactive
22. Windansea


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