Presented with Michael Halsband
Juried by Chris Gentile, Taylor Steele, and Michael Halsband
Surf Movie Night is an outdoor screening of short, noncommercial surf movies made by filmmakers from both the East End and the rest of New York, and selected by Photographer and Film Director Michael Halsband, Pilgrim Surf Shop owner Chris Gentile, and Surf Filmmaker Taylor Steele. Previously known as “Atlantic Vibrations”, the Surf Movie Night program was created by Michael Halsband as a platform for emerging and established filmmakers, and acknowledges the timeless connection between art, film, and surfing.
Filmmakers include Stefan Beaumont, Nate Best, James Katsipis, Calvin Knowlton, Ben Potter, Kurt Rist, Bartholomew Schwarz, Levi Shaw-Faber, and Nick Whelan, plus a short film by Michael Halsband.
$5 raffle tickets will be for sale for a chance to win prizes donated by Norton Point Sunglasses, Flying Point Surf Shop, Breezin’ Up, and more.
This program has been made possible, in part, thanks to the generosity of
Curated by Amy Kirwin Program Partners include Drawdown East End, Peconic Land Trust, South Fork Natural History Museum, Oceana and the Peter Matthiessen Center. This timely exhibition features artists who use their talents to focus on environmental conservation and activism, whether through fine art, science, photography, film, music, prose or other forms of artistic expression. The vision for eARTh is to use art to creatively confront the alarming state of our precious planet and its inhabitants in a way that all can understand and appreciate. The intention of eARTh is to ask questions and inspire action. What can you do to make a difference? Artists include Roisin Bateman, Kristian Brevik, Scott Bluedorn, Megan Chaskey, Erica Cirino, Rossa Cole, Janet Culbertson, Thomas Deininger, Alejandro Duran, Jim Gingerich, Mamoun Friedrich Grosvenor, John Haigney, Kara Hoblin, Michael Light, Pamela Longobardi, Christa Maiwald, Tucker Marder, Janine Martel, Steve Miller, Patricia Paladines, Aurora Robson, Cindy Pease Roe, Lauren Ruiz, Jonathan Shlafer, Anne Sherwood Pundyk, Anne Seelbach, Kathryn Szoka, and Diane Tuft, plus a special project by the members of the South Fork Natural History Museum’s Young Environmentalists program. Image: Alejandro Duran; Vena, 2011