Loading

Girls Can't Surf

M Documentary

Synopsis

It’s the 1980s and the world of professional surfing is a circus of fluoro colours, peroxide hair and radical male egos. GIRLS CAN’T SURF follows the journey of a band of renegade surfers who took on the male-dominated professional surfing world to achieve equality and change the sport forever. Featuring surfing greats Jodie Cooper, Frieda Zamba, Pauline Menczer, Lisa Andersen, Pam Burridge, Wendy Botha, Layne Beachley and more, GIRLS CAN’T SURF is a wild ride of clashing personalities, sexism, adventure and heartbreak, with each woman fighting against the odds to make their dreams of competing a reality.

Running Time 1hr 48m
Rating M | Coarse language
Director Christopher Nelius

You May Also Like

Left
loading...

Firestarter

M Documentary

Firestarter marks Bangarra Dance Theatre's 30th anniversary, taking us through Bangarra's birth and spectacular growth into a First Nations cultural powerhouse.

loading...

The Truffle Hunters

M Documentary

Deep in the forests of Piedmont, Italy, a handful of men, seventy or eighty years young, hunt for the rare and expensive white Alba truffle

loading... 27 Mar 2021

Art On Screen: Maverick Modigliani

E Documentary

Marking the centenary of the death of Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920), this special cinema event will delve into the story of a remarkable talent that surpassed legend and stereotypes.

loading... 18 Mar 2021

Reel Rock 15

E Documentary

Hosted by the insightful, funny and delightfully awkward Alex Honnold, REEL ROCK 15 brings you one of our most powerful programs to date.

loading... Dendy Arts

Botticelli, Florence and the Medici

E Documentary

Beauty, creativity, genius: the Renaissance Florence of Lorenzo de' Medici was a powerhouse of art and culture. Among countless shops and government buildings, there was endless beauty coexisting with the dark side of the city, made up of power struggles, plots, intrigues and brutal violence.

Right