Released by Mick Waters, Little House Productions, 2007
“Believe” by Mick Waters, Little House Productions strikes another blow for the common surfer, a quiet, reflective statement of pure surfing devotion, as epitomized in the lifestyles of a fascinating cast of characters. Immerse yourself in the craft and lives of some of surfing’s more talented underbelly.
The messages in “Believe” are simple and timeless – ride whatever kind of board fires your imagination, regardless of design fashion trends. Respect your elders, tend to the young, cherish the everyday, do what you love.
“My dad used to say to me, ‘I’ve worked all my life and I’m still at square one. It makes you wonder what life’s about. I think maybe son it’s about going out and doing things you like doing and enjoying it.’” – Chris Brock
Glimpse the magic at the core of the surfing lifestyle without taint or spin.
Surfers / Artists include Rasta, Dick Van Straalen, The Fitzgerald’s, Steve Cooney, Damon Harvey, Asher Pacey, Timmy Turner, Travis Potter, Brett Schwartz, Albert Falzon, Chris Brock, Marcus Aboody, Beau and Nat Young, Sketch Holiday, Neal Purchase Junior, Andrew Kidman, Dave Kelly, Joe Larkin, Duke Kahanamoku, Kyuss King, Mat McHugh plus others
Locations include Australia, Indonesia and South Africa.
Music by Andrew Kidman, Band of Frequencies, Nicko, Afro Dizzi Act, Milton Brown, The Renovators, Beau Young, The Brown Birds from Windy Hill, Will Conner and The Beautiful Girls.
Shot in a mix of Archival 8 mm, 16 mm and Digital Video.
Winner ‘Best Byron Bay Filmmaker Award’ at Byron Bay Film Festival 2008.
The messages are simple and timeless -
ride whatever kind of board fires your imagination, regardless of design fashion trends.
Respect your elders, tend to the young, cherish the everyday, do what you ;ove.