Created in 2008. ¡Viva Calaca! is an animation project by Ritxi Ostáriz (ritxiostariz.com) based on the Mexican Day of the Dead. Direction, illustration and animation by Ritxi Ostáriz. Music by the American artist, Voltaire.
Sutton's best work to date, Under the Sun is a 16mm documentary shot in Byron Bay and the Gold Coast and features incredible surfing from Dave Rastovich, Beau Young, Nat Young and a handful of others as it explores the roots of commercialism that are now so entrenched in surf culture. Be prepared for a dark and compelling narrative amidst beautiful imagery and a kick ass custom soundtrack. Summer tour and coming to DVD this August 2011
Episode 1 - Sea of Love
Elevated high above the tumultuous Sea of Love stands the home of this world's foremost collector of exotic sea creatures, the gajillionaire Old Man Cruikshank. Cruikshank had sent a special invitation to the three bravest sailors known in whisper and legend, The Seafarers. And an invitation from Old Man Cruikshank is not something one turns down...and so the Seafarers' adventure began.
This little film is about my husband's surfboards. Steve Pendarvis has been building boards since the late 60s and has boundless creativity. He has been fascinated with building flex tail boards for many years. Our friend Bill Harris and I made this film about Steve and his boards. The film was shot at San Diego beaches and at Steve's shaping room workshop.