Surfing: the original extreme sport. Watch the trailer for new documentary Heavy Water and you’ll see exactly how gnarly it can can get.
Surfer Nathan Fletcher has teamed up with filmmaker Michael Oblowitz to go inside the mind of one of the most influential athletes in the sport. Heavy Water follows Fletcher’s rise to fame and his impact on big wave surfing, as well as diving into the unique dangers of riding swells so huge they’re essentially moving mountains.
Heavy Water premieres on Friday, September 25 at the San Sebastián International Film Festival. Get an eyeful of the real Point Break before you catch the remake.