Sweet Adventure (60min)
There are those movies that capture the moment, the magic, the zeitgeist and ‘Sweet Adventure’ the latest masterpiece from award winning filmmaker Peter Hamblin, who brought you 'Let’s Be Frank' is just one of those rare gems.
At its very core Sweet Adventure is a film about adventure but it’s about more than that, it’s about travel, and friendship, and great waves – it’s about the things that matter; all set in the great country of El Salvador.
Sweet Adventure wears its heart on its sleeve - it has the soul of a surf travel classic - Combining jaw dropping surfing, stunning cinematography, secret spots, helicopters, bowl riding, new discoveries, good times and more, this must-see travelogue stirs the wanderlust, reignites the stoke and reminds us all of just what's important – those good times shared with old friends in new places.
Tasgaoudrar is a berber saying which translates as „behind the mountains“. It is a synonym for all the fishermen who lived in the mountains and eventually came down to the ocean to settle.
This powerful short film tells the story of a young berber who is torn between the loss of his fisherman father and his passion for the ocean. „The sea is my life“ he used to say. The film shows the internal conversations and inner turmoil of the growing boy.
After the loss of his father he struggles to find happiness but eventually gathers new faith through the power of the ocean. The discovery of surfing brings him peace and joy and ultimately friendship and meaning. Poetic, strong film that showcases the best moroccan surfers in the countries perfect pointbreaks!