Immersion - The Movie all set for Retour
New cut includes added & new up-to-today exclusive footage
Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 26 September, 2012 : - - Following international acclaim & awards, Immersion - The Movie will tour Australia again with limited cinema screenings in October 2012. The must see film of 2012 includes re -edited & added exclusive new footage. From a theatrical tour with the Australian Surf Movie Festival to a hot off the press film, we are taking the viewer to embrace an unforgettable journey of various aspects of the sport of surfing.
It is called IMMERSION The Movie - The story of what surfing is now.
IMMERSION looks into the many other genres that exist in surfing, from bodyboarding to windsurfing, paddle surfing, ski surfing and also the purest form of surfing, body surfing.
IMMERSION interviews some of the most reputable photographers on the planet. Find out about what surfing means behind the lens and how the business has evolved.
IMMERSION will take you behind the science of surfing where you will witness some of the biggest swells ever ridden around the world.
IMMERSION documents events that made comprehensive & unforgettable stories that have taken the sport to a new exciting & different level.
Surfing or not surfing, was it a question? The story of paddle verse tow talks about how paddling for a wave is a lot more rewarding & courageous than getting towed into one. Except when it gets TOO Big! As it did at Teahupoo in Tahiti when ‘The Code Red Swell’ was called. It was one of the biggest and most dangerous swells ever surfed at the famed surf break to date.
Through the lense of the high-speed Phantom Camera that shoots 400 frames per second, Teahupoo never looked so scary! And we couldn’t leave out the historic swell that marched into Fiji during the Volcom Pro june 2012. Surf footage from across the globe from Jaws in Hawaii to Naraze in Portugal, Mullaghmore Head in Ireland, Shipsterns Bluff in Tasmania & The Right in Western Australia, featuring the best surfers on the planet.
IMMERSION is a “must see” documentary for surfing enthusiasts of all tastes, genres and generations.The only place to see it is on THE BIG SCREEN! This is the last theatrical tour of IMMERSION - THE MOVIE. Limited cinema screenings - October 2012 THE MUST SEE FILM FOR 2012 RE-EDITED AND ADDED EXCLUSIVE UNSEEN FOOTAGE!
‘Best surf movie I’ve ever seen” Barry Rivers, Director Maui Film Festival
“…this is one of the best surf films ever. (…) So intense I got the stoke back and paddled out this morning for the first time in ages. Glad there were no cameras for that session.” John Ogden – ACS Director of Photography & Author of Australienation Book
“Tim Bonython’s new film Immersion is incredible. Powerful imagery blended with great music and insights from many of surfing’s legends. Do not miss this experience on the big screen, but make sure you take more than a few deep breaths before it starts … ” Kirk Wilcox – SurfAid Marketing/Communications Director
• TICKETS PRICE
Children: $15 (when children are permitted)
Group of 4: $72 ( $18 per person)
On the door: $25/ children and senior $15 Tickets can be purchased online: immersionthemovie.com Inquiry by phone: (02) 80057571 Film is 102 min in length.
• TOUR DATES:
Sydney / Nth Bondi RSL | Thurs 4th Oct - 8pm
Manly/ Harbord Diggers | Fri 5th Oct - 8pm
Palm Beach / Club Palm Beach (RSL) | Sat 6th Oct - 8pm
Avoca Beach Picture Theatre | Sun 7th Oct - 6pm
Cronulla/ Wanda Surf Club | Fri 12th Oct - 8pm
Manly Cinemas | Sat 13th Oct - 4pm
Randwick Ritz | Sun 14th Oct - 4:15pm
Newcastle / Lizzote’s | Thurs 18th Oct - 8pm
Shoalhaven Bowling club | Friday 2nd Nov - 8pm
Melbourne St Kilda / The Astor Theatre | Tues 9th Oct - 8pm
Adelaide / Mercury Cinemas | Fri 19th Oct - 7:30pm
Port Lincoln / Youthoria Cinemas | Sat 20th Oct - 6pm
Coolangatta Cinemas | Thur 25th Oct - 7pm
Noosa Cinema | Sat 27th - 7pm
Author: Tim Bonython
Tags: Australia, Big Wave, Film, Immersion - The Movie