Surf Coast Docos

Surf Coast Docos

Short Film Screenings & Meet the Makers
Thursday October 29, 2020
  •  6:45pm
  to 8:30pm
Cost: $20
Location Australian National Surf Museum, Surf World, Torquay
Address: 3228/77 Beach Rd, Torquay VIC 3228
Surf Coast Docos is a short-film screening, produced and filmed by local filmmakers, featuring the creatives and people who are shaped by the Surf Coast and who make the Surf Coast what it is.

Made With Love
By local Filmmaker and Photographer Ellie Cheesman
About: A premiere screening of the local filmmaker’s coastal themed documentary about a young family growing up in a community that cares. This film watches the family grow from the year 2000 up to now through voice overs, interviews and home movies.

Courage To Change
Featuring local surfer Carlo Lowdon and produced and directed by Melbourne based filmmaker, Christian Buxton.
About: Carlo is a talented surfer, skier and entrepreneur from Torquay with a beautiful wife and kids. But beneath his successful veneer Carlo secretly struggles with Depression. This is his story.

The Anxious Bird
By local Mental Health Educator and President of Art of the Minds Jules Haddock. Jules encourages vulnerability and peer support through lived experience story telling, in allowing people to disclose, learn and heal in their recovery from mental illness.
About: The Anxious Bird is Jules Haddock's story of recovery from mental illness. The photographer Tony Cook, captured images of Jules to align with her poetic words, as she accounts her journey of self experimentation methods to manage her pains, until finally she found the answers of Hope she was looking for.

Meet the Makers - Q&A!
It's time to pull the curtain for a closer look behind the scenes. Meet the creators to listen to their stories and find out more about their work.
Call Organiser: 0419 277 000

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Cost: $5
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Moving Meditation
Location: RACV Resort Torquay
Cost: $10
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The Man Walk

Men walking, talking and supporting
Location: Salty Dog Café
Cost: Free