Thundercloud World Premiere – Sydney, 13th February, 2014

31 Jan 2014 1 Share

Only Sydney Show!

When: Thursday, 13th February, 2014
Where Hayden Orpheum Picture Palace, Cremorne, NSW
Time: 8:15pm
Tickets: $20

In June of 2012, Fiji’s Cloudbreak delivered one of surfing’s most historical days.

A momentous swell rolled smack-bang into the middle of the contest window for one of professional surfing’s most anticipated events, the Volcom Fiji Pro, and surf fans salivated at the thought of the world’s top rated surfers being put to the ultimate test.

As many contestants prepared themselves to face down the fear of annihilation at the hands of the ocean at it's most awe-inspiring, a decision was eventually made to call off the event. It was a decision that divided the surfing world and cast further doubt over the professionalism of the sport.

A select few paddled out anyway, and joined by a host of big-wave surfing’s most dedicated performers, uncovered a new realm of bravado. A realm where immortality was not certain, but certainly tested and where Cloudbreak, a wave that had been off limits to the surfing public since its discovery in the early 80s, revealed herself as almost inexplicably frightening and simultaneously beautiful.

ThunderCloud” is the documentary that traces the history of one of the world’s most controversial and revered surfspots through to this epic day.

Directed, produced, filmed and edited over three years by Talon Clemow, this independent production by One Palm Media stars …

Mark Healey (Haw), Shane Dorian (Haw), Reef McIntosh (Haw), Greg Long (USA), Joel Parkinson (AUS), Laurie Towner (AUS), Grant “Twiggy” Baker (ZAF), Dave Wassal (Haw), Mick Fanning (AUS), Makua Rothman (Haw), Ryan Hipwood (AUS), Kelly Slater (USA).

With additional photography provided by Jon Frank, Chris Bryant, Andrew Christie, Nick Pollet, Matt Shuster, Kendall O'Brien, Shagga Saffigna.

All tickets purchased will be eligible for prize giveaways including return flights from Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne courtesy of Fiji Airways.

Sit alongside some of surfing’s biggest names at the World Premiere!

Lucky door prizes include a GoPro 3+ Hero Black edition and more!

With additional thanks to FuelTV, Coastalwatch, One Palm Media, the ASP

Buy now! Seating is limited!

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