TUESDAY, 11. August
Location: été clothing, Bergmannstraße 18
9pm: International Shortfilm Awards & Concert
Famous surf film directors as well as local heros battle for the audiences shortfilm award. Join us for beer, barbecue and live music to kick off the NNO festival 2015.
WEDNESDAY 12. August
Location: Langbrett Shop, Kastanienallee 44
9pm: Uncharted Waters (AUS, 2013. R: Craig Griffin. 90 min.)
The life story of legendary australian surfer Wayne Lynch and his fight against the system.
THURSDAY, 13. August
Location: Freiluftkino-Mitte, Rosenthalerstraße 39
9pm: Bjørnøya (NOR, 2014. R: Inge Wegge. 90 min.)
Three brothers explore an isolated island north of the arctic circle in search for empty waves and amazing nature - from the director of the groundbreaking film "North of the Sun".
10.30pm: Cluster (AUS, 2015. R: Kai Neville. 60 min.)
Surfings state of the art! The hottest surfers shred fest, masterfully edited by Mr. Kai Neville ("Lost Atlas") to an eclectic soundtrack.
FRIDAY, 14. August
9pm: Peninsula (IT, 2014. R: Luca Merli. 70 min.)
The real documentary about surfing in Italy, its history and its present state. Entirely shot in 35mm, 16mm and super-8 film, contains exclusive archival footage and the best mediterranean waves you've ever seen!
10.30pm: Headache (D, 2015. R: Felix Gänsicke. 50 min.)
Headache is the first German surf film that was exclusively filmed in the wintery northern European hemisphere. Amazing surfing in Iceland, Scotland, Denmark and Germany by our local crew.
Baltic Battle Shortfilm Awards
The best surf shortfilms from scandinavia, germany and poland battle for the audience award.
SATURDAY, 15. August
Location: Strænd Festival, Arena Berlin.
8.15 pm: El Mar Mi Alma (AUS, 2012. Stephen Jones. 60 min.)
Shot entirely on 16mm, 'El Mar, Mi Alma' is a visual love song to the wave blessed land of Chile.
9.45pm: Spirit of Akasha (AUS, 2014. R: Andrew Kidman. 120 min.)
'Spirit of Akasha' celebrates the 40 year legacy of 'Morning of the Earth', the most influential surf film ever made.
*The screenings on tuesday and wednesday are free of charge.
Straend Festival (Arena Berlin/ Badeschiff)
Grand opening of the 2nd Concert Stage in the big club room with the Messer Chups live from St. Petersburg Russia!
Svetlana Zombirella, Oleg Gitaracula and Dr. Boris present their brand new album "The incredible Crocotiger"!
See the sport of surfing as it’s never been captured before in John Florence and Blake Vincent Kueny’s second signature release, this time in association with the award-winning studio Brain Farm. The first surf film shot in 4K, View From A Blue Moon follows the world’s most dynamic surfer John Florence and his closest friends from his home on the North Shore of Oahu to his favorite surfing destinations around the globe, from the dreamy blue perfection of the South Pacific to the darkest uncharted waters of Africa (and everywhere in between).
Brutal Surf Music since 2008. Formed by ancient members of Antena Tres, Stef & Arno, Hero X, Complications to play live some songs of the solo album "Aloha From Cestas" by Arno De Cea. The trio released its own first record "Surf It Up!" in 2010 with new compositions revealing their brutal approach of the Surf Music genre with some Punk/Noise Rock influences who set their sound more modern and raw than trad 60's Surf.