In their newest surf doc, the Gauchos Del Mar scout the Falkland Island, an archipelago with over 700 island in the southern hemisphere. Since the Falkland War in 1982, the island are still a politically difficult topic and the relationship of its inhabitants to Argentina is still very much reserved. With their project, the brothers want to create new bonds and promote peace. With the intention, not to open old wounds but to travel this not well known island, they start their journey. They go on a road trip for 50 days, to get to know the local culture and of course to look out for waves. They explore uninhabited islands and are overwhelmed by the beauty of the nature along the coast lines. They share waves with two brothers from the islands and try to bond to overcome the conflicts history.
Gauchos Del Mar – The Producers and Protagonists
Julian and Joaquin Azulay are two brothers from Argentina, called „Gauchos Del Mar“ in the surf community. Their father was one of Argentina´s surf pioneer. Hence, the love and passion for the sea was there since their birth. Nowadays they produce surf movies and explore the world
Transcending Waves | Regie Gauchos del Mar | 75 Min. | English with English subtitles