Salzburg, Austria (October, 30 2012) — Thelong-awaited surf film, BendingColours, has arrived.Red Bull Media House, inassociation with Kai Neville Studio and O' Neill, will premiere their latestcinematic creation about Jordy Smithat the Del Mar Theatre, in Santa Cruz, on November 5, 2012. For fans unable to make the trip to Santa Cruz, all the actionfrom Bending Colours will be live-streamed for free at www.redbull.tv beginning at 8:00PM PST.
Witness interviews with Jordy and other athletes, filmmakers andspecial guests on the red carpet, follow the cameras inside with the crowd tocatch the introductions and watch the film live as it premieres to the world.If viewers miss any of the excitement, the entire live stream loop will bebroadcasted continuously for 24 hours.
Just around the corner from the O' Neill Cold Water Classic, an ASP World Tour Stop, Jordy Smith willbe joined on the Red Carpet by fellow surf stars such as Julian Wilson, JohnJohn Florence, Josh Kerr and Tom Curren. Bending Coloursfollows a year long free surfing journey with Jordy Smith and documents hisprogression from teenage prodigy to oneof the world's best surfers. The 24-year-old combines ultra-progressive stylewith a competitive savvy beyond his years. This combination leaves us with onlyone conclusion, and that is that it is only a matter of time before he becomesworld champion.
"Iwanted to document the free surfing of Jordy, from the early years to today.How he's grown as a surfer", says director Kai Neville who has earnedhimself the reputation ofbeing a visionary in the genre of surf documentary. State-of-the-artcamera equipment and original direction allow the viewer to experience surfingcloser than ever before. Futuristic maneuvers are slowed down to reveal everyflex of board, body and manipulation of water molecule in the minutest detail. BendingColours redefines the parameters of surf movies with Jordy, along with acast of the best surfers, pushing the limits of high-performance surfing.
Filmed in exotic locations such asSouth Africa, La Réunion, Hawaii and Indonesia, the film takes the viewer on anunparalleled cinematic trip showing the beauty, power and soul of surfing at itsbest. Watch BendingColours on www.redbull.tv and tune in on November 5from 8:00PM PST forthe 24 hours on demand free live stream! From November,6 2012, Bending Colours will be available on DVD, Blu-Ray™ and iTunes.More information, additionalcontent, exclusive previews and details about the live premiere on www.redbull.com/bendingcolours