The Moods of Surfing (1968)

Poster Description

The poster features the classic LeRoy Grannis photograph ”Wipe Out” at the infamous Makaha shore break in Hawaii.

Movie Description

The Moods of Surfing was a short film made for theaters and released in 1968 by United Artist. Film starts out with slow motion water shots of little waves with mellow music and builds up to big Hawaiian waves with dramatic music. Great shots of David Nuuhiwa noseriding. Some of the footage is from the earlier film Free and Easy. The film received many awards including the Best Film Award from the Photographic Society of America and the Gold Award from the New York International Film Festival.