Bringing Waves To The Outer Banks
2023 Surfalorus Film Festival
Celebrate 12 years of the Surfalorus Film Festival, presented by North Carolina Aquariums and Jennette’s Pier, taking place during the Eastern Surf Championships, Sept. September 18-20, 2023
Surfalorus shares great surf movies from award winning veterans to first-time filmmakers in a supportive and laid-back atmosphere. The festival's primary venue, Jennette's Pier, looks over one of the best breaks on the East Coast. Each evening begins with some tasty beverages, a few snacks, and some live music from notable East Coast bands.
About The Surfalorus Film Festival
Surfalorus is a premier collaboration between Dare Arts and Wilmington, NC-based Cucalorus Film Foundation.
Surfalorus is an annual showcase of the year’s coolest surf films and ocean documentaries that started as part of the larger festival and grew into its own event.
Below is a list of the 2022 Surfalorus Film Festival award recipients:
Emerging Filmmaker Award: Mike Leech for HINES
Best Feature Film: Waterman by Isaac Halasima
Best Cinematography: Vona by Clint Davis
Best Soundtrack: Sweet Adventure by Peter Hamblin
Best Editing: Ruth Mamaril for Rocco Up
2022 Surfalorus Award Recipients
The 12th annual Surfalorus Film Festival is presented by North Carolina Aquariums, Jennette’s Pier and is a co-presentation of the Cucalorus Film Foundation and Dare Arts.
This project is sponsored by the Outer Banks Visitors Bureau.
This project was supported by the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources.