Coming up in two days is the first edition of ‘Ombak Bali’ International surf film festival celebrating 3 days and 14 epic surf films. On Thursday November 27 the festival takes off with a special opening night screening of ‘Sliding Liberia’, this prize winning surf film/ social documentary tells the story of four young surfers travelling through the war torn west African country in search for more than perfect waves.
Besides rediscovering a world-class point break, the surfers discover things more important. Soul. Love. Life. Fiery surf flick ‘Shades of Indonesia’ by Bali based director Pete Matthews will be having it’s world premiere Friday November 28 at 21.15. Friday 28 and Saturday 29 November many more films will be having their Asian or South East Asian premiere; Mundaka, Pororoca, Thread, Three Foot Charlie, Sea Fever and more.
All films will be screened in the Discovery Kartika Plaza Hotel in Kuta which has one of the best beachfront locations in town. So it’s hot good surf films from all over the globe right on the beach. Check the site for all films!! Saturday 29 November Ombak Bali will close off with dj Mistral spinning some drum ‘n bass at ‘Home’ in Oberoi street, Seminyak Kuta – BALI