AUGUST 1, 2011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
CONTACT INFO: [email protected]
Korduroy.TV announces the online premiere dates of “Under The Sun” written and directed by Emmy award winning director Cyrus Sutton.
The event will take place three (3) days only, the audience can purchase tickets starting on Monday, August 1st and redeem their code any time August 5th-7th for a private High Definition viewing experience on www.theSURFnetwork.com.
About the Film
“Under the Sun” is a documentary film shot in Byron Bay and the Gold Coast, Australia that explores the roots of surfing commercialism. Often dark and subversive, this brilliant super 16mm film strikes a compelling story through stunning surfing and never-before-seen 70’s footage. The film was made with the support of Ubiquity Records.
Featuring Surfers: Dave Rastovich, Nat Young, Beau Young, Rabbit Bartholomew, Dean Morrison, Mick Fanning, Albe Falzon, and Kelly Slater.
Virtual Premier Dates:
“Under The Sun”
August 5 thru August 7, 2011
$8 presale, $10 day(s) of event
About Cyrus Sutton
Cyrus Sutton got his start in filmmaking by working on the other side of the lens as a professional surfer. His first movie “Riding Waves”, won the Best Cinematography at the X-Dance Film Festival. Cyrus won an Emmy Award for his work as writer and director of photography on “Next Wave: A Tsunami Relief Story” where he traveled to Sumatra to document the efforts of the non-profit organization Surf Aid. He has since directed a number of independent documentaries and currently runs Korduroy.TV. His clients include Patagonia, Corona Beer, Alaskan Airlines, Pizza My Heart, and Quiksilver.
TheSurfNetwork.com is a simple and easy to use video-on-demand (VOD) online service that provides access to the largest and most extensive collection of premium surf movies on the Internet. TheSurfNetwork’s cloud-based service allows the customer to “Buy Once and Watch Everywhere”. Compatible devices include Macs, PCs, iPhone, iPad, PlayStation, Roku, Boxee Box and Connected TVs. TheSurfNetwork.com is owned and operated by Opper Sports Productions. www.oppersports.com
Korduroy.TV offers a website for independent surf culture, combining new media technology with real world experiences to spread digital aloha. Recently named the most popular surf blog in the world by Surfer Magazine, Korduroy.TV is pumping out fresh content daily that is relevant to the DIY surf experience in collaboration with filmmakers from around the globe.