Let’s go out and watch movies! OCEAN FILM NIGHTS at La Brisa Bali will take place twice a month. Watching Ocean & Surfers themed movies under the stars with the ocean breeze blowing your hair, will make you feel like you are in the moment! BBQ and popcorn will keep you busy while you are slumbed on one of the comfy beanbags.
PROGRAM OF OCEAN FILM NIGHTS
THURSDAY May 24
Chile & USA/ 23 minutes
Three surfers on a mission to transform ocean waste into a sustainable business and in the process change the habits of the global fishing industry.
Sea Gypsies; The Far Side of the World
Nico Edwards/ USA/ 47 minutes
Early 2014, during the iciest year on record in the Southern Ocean a 70’s boat full of sea nomads left New Zealand on an 8,000 mile pacific crossing to Patagonia, with a stop in Antarctica. Along the way, they battled a hurricane of ice, struggled with compounding mechanical and flooding problems, undertook a mission with Sea Shepherd and tore every sail they had. This is a story about sailing, the camaraderie of a shared struggle and the raw awe-inspiring power of the natural world.
See you at #LaBrisaBali in our Ocean Movie Nights!
* – minimum spending 100k IDR applies
THURSDAY June 7
Selection of short films
Vamizi – Cradle of Coral
Mattias Klum/ Mozambique & Sweden/ 53minutes
Vamizi lies off the coast of Mozambique. Its isolation from the mainland has preserved its natural beauty and wildlife. It has magnificent coral reefs and is a unique breeding ground for whales, dolphins, turtles and sharks. Stunning imagery from renowned National Geographic photographer Mattias Klum.
THURSDAY June 21
Selection of short films
Into Twin Galaxies – A Greenland Epic
JochenSchmoll/ 2017/ 52 minutes
Three National Geographic Adventurers of the Year embark on an unreal ski and kayak mission across Greenland. Using kite skis, they tow their whitewater kayaks over 1,000km of the Greenland ice sheet to reach the most northern river ever paddled.
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THURSDAY April 26 – Legend Night
Story of a Legend
Australia/ 2018/ 9’
Hawaiian: The Legend of Eddie Aikau
Sam George/ USA/ 96’
Director and former professional surfer Sam George profiles the legendary Eddie Aikau in this documentary that employs archival footage as well as re-enactments in order to revel the complex life of a man regarded by many as one of the greatest big wave surfers of all time. The filmmakers shine a light on his relationship with his family, and uses Aikau’s story in order to discuss bigger issues in Hawaiian culture.
THURSDAY May 10
Follow the wind – A Journey to Raise Awareness
Follow the wind is a project in which kite boarder Jerrie van de Kop will follow the wind cycle between the warm waters of the Indian Ocean and the snowy peaks of the Kilimanjaro.
Ocean Driven – A day that changed big wave surfing
Chris Bertish/ South-Africa/ 2015/ 55’
A tale of overcoming obstacles as well as your own fears, inspiring viewers to never give up and lose sight of their dreams. ChrisBertish comes of age in giant waves, leading to the Mavericks Invitational in 2010. Minutes after nearly drowning, he takes the world by storm. An empowering true story about resilience with gripping scenes of a unique big wave brotherhood and the hardships they face.