Ultimate Wave Tahiti wins at Newport Beach, Blue Ocean film festivals

July 29, 2010 – 12:53 pm

3D Giant Screen film The Ultimate Wave Tahiti has garnered accolades at this year’s Newport Beach Film Festival and Blue Ocean Film Festival & Conservation Summit.

The film took home Outstanding Achievement in Action Sport Filmmaking in Newport Beach, and is the finalist in two categories (Ocean Sports and Theatrical) at Monterey’s Blue Ocean Film Festival.

The Ultimate Wave Tahiti follows nine-time world surfing champion Kelly Slater and Tahitian surfer Raimana Van Bastolaer as they seek out the best waves at Tahiti’s famed reef at Teahupo’o. The film is currently playing in IMAX and other Giant Screen theaters.

Check out the full list of 2010 Newport Beach Film Festival award winners: PDF >>

Find out more about the Blue Ocean Film Festival and when you can screen The Ultimate Wave Tahiti 3D: Link >>