Resurface
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Big Waves, Big Mountains, Big Winds
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From surfing to mountain running, these shorts will take you on a gripping sporting adventure around the world.
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Big Waves, Big Mountains, Big Winds
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From surfing to mountain running, these shorts will take you on a gripping sporting adventure around the world.
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Film Info
Country:US
Year:2017
Running Time:18 min.
Director:Josh Izenberg
Wynn Padula
Producer:Scott Stillman
Cinematographer:Owen Bissell
Wynn Padula
Editor:Traci Loth
Description

Struggling with trauma and depression after his military service, Iraq war veteran Bobby Lane wanted to cross surfing off his bucket list—and found the ocean literally saved his life.

In Person: Directors Josh Izenberg, Wynn Padula; Producer Scott Stillman, Cinematographer Owen Bissell, Editor Traci Loth

Additional Information



Josh Izenberg is a director, producer, and writer based in Oakland, California. His 2013 short documentary, Slomo, won over a dozen awards, including best short documentary at SXSW and the IDA award, and premiered as a New York Times Op-Doc. He co-directed Resurface, which had its New York premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival and is screening at DocLands along with his film The Perfect Flight. Izenberg hails from Michigan and is proud to have been, at different times, a cab driver, a carpenter and a fishmonger.


Wynn Padula is a director and cinematographer who has directed and shot hundreds of TV episodes, documentaries and branded content videos for clients ranging from BBC to HBO. He also worked on the short film Slomo, which was shortlisted for an Oscar®. Padula received his MFA in Directing and Cinematography from the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television, where he had the opportunity to learn from Francis Ford Coppola, Roger Deakins and Janusz Kaminski. After graduation he worked in story development for Roger Corman and at NBC.