Newquay's Lighthouse Cinema to host diverse lineup
Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 11 March, 2015 - Newquay, Britain -The Approaching Lines International Festival of Surf announced its lineup today. Hosted 19-22 March, Newquay, Cornwall, the festival celebrates the creativity that exists in surfing.
Bringing to the southwest three nights of the best surf films from across the globe including World, UK and Southwest Premieres, award winning features and filmmaker Q&A’s, exclusively hosted at Newquay’s state of the art Lighthouse Cinema, a Chy Bar after-party whose tunes have been carefully curated by legendary mix master ‘Jamie the Hairdresser’ of Upstairs Downstairs fame and a special invitational surf contest taking place at the iconic Fistral Beach, this is a must attend for anyone of a salty disposition.
“This festival is a celebration of the changing of the seasons, a time for the clans to come together and revel in the promise of things to come. We’ve worked with filmmakers from across the globe to assemble an exciting line-up of multi-award winning features and premieres to inspire and stoke the fires,” says Festival Director Chris Nelson.
“We’re delighted to have genre defining filmmaker Kai Neville coming from Australia to host the UK premiere of ‘Cluster‘, plus producer Isabel Freeman to present her multi award winning documentary ‘Stephanie In The Water‘ following 6 x world champion Steph Gilmore. We also have some of the UK’s leading filmmakers in attendance who have been making a splash on the world stage and helping to raise the profile of our exciting homegrown talent including Tim Davies who will be presenting the world premiere of his latest project featuring top British surfer Alan Stokes.”
Tickets are £5 available via the Lighthouse Cinema in Newquay: wtwcinemas.co.uk Box Office: 01637 878650 / 0871 2003304. A limited number of evening passes are also available which cost £8 and include entry to all the movies on your night of choice plus a complimentary Atlantic or Wolf Rock Beer courtesy of our friends at Sharp’s Brewery. (18 and over).
INTERNATIONAL FEATURE LINE UP
WORLD PREMIERE CHASING OMBAK Dir. Tim Davies, UK.
WORLD PREMIERE ICONIC, Dir. Chris Case, UK
WORLD PREMIERE LAST SUMMERS JUNK Dir. Dir. John Eldridge / Tom German, UK.
UK PREMIERE CLUSTER, Dir. KAI NEVILLE, AUS.
UK PREMIERE CHASING THE DREAM, Dir. JASON MOON, UK
UK PREMIERE NORTH TO NOOSA, Dir. Dustin Humphrey, Aus.
UK PREMIER SHALL WE DIGRESS Dir. Zach Walker
SOUTHWEST PREMIERE WHAT THE SEA GIVES ME Dir. Pierce M Kavanagh, USA.
SOUTHWEST PREMIERE 70 SOMETHING, Dir. Rafael Mellin, Bra.
SOUTHWEST PREMIERE EXPENCIVE PORNO MOVIE, Dir. Tin Ojeda, USA.
SOUTHWEST PREMIERE STRAY Dir. Patrick Blades, UK.
SOUTHWEST PREMIERE STEPHANIE IN THE WATER, Dir. Ava Warbrick, AUS. With
SOUTHWEST PREMIERE TIERRA DE PATAGONES, Dir. Joaquin & Julian Azulay, Arg.