Ocean Driven chronicles South African Chris Bertish’s development into a fearless and highly skilled waterman. The film features authentic footage of the growth, struggles and unique environments that have shaped this supernatural ocean pioneer. In 2010, minutes after nearly drowning, Bertish won the Mavericks Big Wave Invitational in the largest waves in competition history. Legendary surfers and ocean specialists were interviewed for the film, which features footage from Bertish’s global odyssey, leading to the record-setting Mavericks competition and beyond. The film has a far-reaching appeal to surfers and non-surfers alike, as a gripping escape that redefines the possible.
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Runtime: 55 min.
Genres: Documentary, Sport, Biography
Subtitles / Closed Captioning: Portuguese
The San Diego Surf Film Festival, The Honolulu Surf Film Festival, The Florida Surf Film Festival, The Allianz Portuguese Surf Film Festival, The La Costa Film Festival, The Santa Cruz Surf Film Festival, The London Surf Film Festival, The Waimea Ocean Film Festival.
Audience Award at The Alliamz Portuguese Surf Film Festival, Honors at The San Diego Surf Film Festival
He [Chris Bertish] believes his means for achieving the remarkable is not special to him, but in a self-belief that lies dormant in all of us. - Anton Louw, Zigzag Surfing Magazine