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Chris Nelson is a surfer, writer and author. He penned the critically acclaimed 'Cold Water Souls: In Search of Surfing's Cold Water Pioneers', an exploration of waveriding's harshest frontiers. He's the director of London Surf / Film Festival and creative collective Approaching Lines and lives in Cornwall overlooking the sea.


Feature What The Sea Gives Me

What The Sea Gives Me

Chris Nelson catches up with Pierce Kavanagh to discuss his new film

Feature The Litmus Test

The Litmus Test

Chris Nelson talks to Andrew Kidman about Litmus and the profound effect this iconic film has had on contemporary surf culture

Feature Jack Coleman’s Groovy World

Jack Coleman’s Groovy World

Jack inhabits a world where a compact format from a long gone analogue age rules supreme.

Feature Learning To Breathe

Learning To Breathe

Delving into the dark relationship between surfing and drug abuse.

Feature Hangs Upon Nothing

Hangs Upon Nothing

An ode to Indonesia, lovingly captured on 16mm.

Feature Good Morning Miyazaki

Good Morning Miyazaki

Matt Wescott tells the story of Miyazaki, the heart of Japanese surfing.

Feature Mark Waters on The Salt Trail

Mark Waters on The Salt Trail

Filmmaker, Mark Waters, wanders through Indonesia with a camera, surfboard and open mind.

Feature Jason Baffa on Bella Vita

Jason Baffa on Bella Vita

Jason Baffa talks of his journey to Italy with Chirs Del Moro, in search of their ancestral heritage.

Inside Dark Fall

Inside Dark Fall

MEET filmmaker, Alex De Phillipo, creator of Dark Fall -- the story of what it means to be an East Coast surfer.

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