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Huntington Beach, California July 2006

JULY 2006 4th Annual Surf Film Festival Huntington Beach

4th Annual Surf Theatre Film Festival for the 2006 US Open of Surfing. July 25 - July 28, 2006 at 7:30 PM at the Pierside Surf City 6 Theatre, located at 300 P.C.H. in Huntington Beach, California. Full Film Line Up

Opening night features "SOFIA", a film by Peter Goetz about the Peruvian champion, Sofia Mulanovich. "Some see things as they are and ask why? Others dream things that were never and ask why not"? See how an unlikely girl inspired a nation to believe in their dreams.

"LOG" by Travis Karian features the latest in longboarding from the makers of "From This Day Forward", "The Cast" and "Arise". Starring: Noah Shimubukuru, Kekoa Uemura, Duane Desoto, Lance Hookano, Keegan Edwards and Dino Miranda.

"ICONS TRUCT VIDEO" Lance Arinaga dedicated to the current and future stars of Hawaii. Starring Jason Shibata.

"PIPE MASTERS" by Stacy Peralta; this film offers a complete history of the legendary wave at Pipeline, as well as the longest running and most prestigious surfing contest in the world. With never before seen footage, this film features Gerry Lopez, Shaun Tomson, Michael Ho, Rob Machado, Kelly Slater, Andy Irons and many more.

"SHADES OF BALI" by Andrew Kopjak and Pete Matthews: Shades of Bali not only looks deep into the lives of these Balinese watermen, it also captures the skilled wave riding of the top-shelf professionals who continually return to this magical atoll. Mikala Jones, Jamie O'Brien, Taj Burrow, Dave Rastavich and others take full advantage of Bali's flawless reefs, offshore winds, and endless tube rides. Jones actually calls Bali home for five months out of the year, while O'Brien states that he, "Could live in Bali."

Closing Night special event: A ROASTING Tribute to the legendary Peter PT Townend, in celebration of 30 years of professional surfing, the 1st World Champ will be "Roasted" by the surfing industry's elite. This is an event not to miss! As an added treat, Ira Opper's latest film ULTIMATE SESSIONS featuring the best surfing caught on film over 3 decades.

This calendar does not guarantee accuracy of information as events are subject to change.

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