Seasons: A New Film From Ross Williams And Chad Campbell
Kona, HI (January 25, 2005) — Written and Directed by Ross Williams in collaboration with Chad Campbell, the director and producer of SURFER Video of the Year “The 5th Symphony Document” and “The Blueprint”, comes “Seasons, an around-the-world surf documentary starring Iceland as winter, Bali as summer, New York as fall, Australia as spring and Ross Williams as himself.
A modern day “Endless Summer, “Seasons” follows Ross Williams on a journey to points known and unknown, in search of new waves and new friends. The film also features an international mix of world-class surfers including Mikala Jones, Brad Gerlach, Jon Rose, Pepen Hendrix, Betet Merta, Rizal Tanjung, Benji Weatherly, Kelly Slater and Shane Dorian among other charismatic characters. “Seasons” documents a life that every surfer can appreciate – travel, adventure, friends, and good waves.
“Seasons was shot entirely on location throughout 2004, and includes very recent clips of the 2004 winter season in Williams’ backyard, the North Shore of Oahu. It will premiere up and down both coasts presented by Adidas.
Premier dates:La Paloma Theater in Encinitas-Thursday, January 27. 7pm and 9pm.
Mann Pierside Pavilion in Huntington Beach-Thursday February 3. 8pm.
Rio Theater in Santa Cruz-Thursday February 10. 8pm.
Log on to the websites below for clips, a full schedule of premiere dates, and more info.
Steelehouse Distribution has exclusive worldwide distribution rights and can be contacted at 1-800-481-6468 and via www.steele-house.com for ordering information. Available in all surf shops February 10th, 2005!
About Folklore Productions
Folklore, the award-winning production company behind “the 5th Symphony Document”, “the Blueprint”, and “Searching for the Haj” is a documentary film company whose illuminating movies have covered the surfing lifestyle with a unique flavor since 2001. Known for outstanding cinematography and in-depth looks at the world’s best surfers, Folklore has become a standout in the action/documentary genre. Based in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, and operated by Chad Campbell, Folklore will continue to produce quality movies with a distinct style for years to come.
About Steelehouse Distribution
In 2000, Taylor Steele launched Steelehouse Distribution, a sister company to Poor Specimen Productions. Many of the titles in the Steelehouse library have won awards such as ESPN Movie of the Year, numerous Surfer Poll Titles and X-dance honors in various categories.