• Publication date: October 19, 2009

Riding Giants

Narrated by Sean Penn, as his film Dogtown was, Stacy Peralta tries to delve into the surfing universe, plunging into the business side of the sport, as much as the ‘hunt for the big wave’. Told through the eyes of surfing legends akin to Laird Hamilton, Greg Noll, and Jeff Clark, the film is a must-see for water-sports lovers, as well as those who appreciate a good documentary…

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Duration: 120

Production Year: 2004

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May 21, 2013 05:30 (KSA) ~ May 21, 2013 04:30 (CLT)

Narrated by Sean Penn, as his film Dogtown was, Stacy Peralta tries to delve into the surfing universe, plunging into the business side of the sport, as much as the ‘hunt for the big wave’. Told through the eyes of surfing legends akin to Laird Hamilton, Greg Noll, and Jeff Clark, the film is a must-see for water-sports lovers, as well as those who appreciate a good documentary…

From the beginnings in Hawaii in the 50s, to the introduction of lighter boards, and finally the tow-in- all to ride that giant wave, and touch something almost no one else has known…

Starring:

  • Sean Penn as Narrator
  • Sam George
  • Dick Brewer
  • Buzzy Kerbox
  • Jeff Clark
  • Ricky Gigg

Directed by:  Stacy Peralta

Rating:  PG-13 for brief strong language.