Sunday, 13 October
6:00PM - 8:00PM
Cannery Arts Centre
Norseman Road, Esperance
Film Screening: Never Town
Join us @ The Cannery for a FREE screening of the film ‘Never Town’.
Please note - the Cannery bar will be open, strictly no BYO.
The film will start just after 6pm and will run for around 40mins. This will be followed by another short clip that is currently being made, and is expected to be about 15mins in length. After these screenings there will be a chance to discuss the films with Heath Joske himself.
Free to attend, all ages welcome.
Here’s a little bit about the film, taken right from the Patagonia website:
“Part surf film, part conservation film, Never Town takes a journey along some wild coastlines and talks with the people fighting to keep them wild. Filmed along the Southern Ocean coasts of Australia, it’s an exploration of what these places mean to surfers… and what surfers are willing to do to save them. As surfing elder Wayne Lynch says, “We mythologised these places. We lose them and we lose ourselves.”
Never Town spans Australia’s vibrant southern fringe from the dusty edge of South Australia to the deep forests of Victoria and Tasmania. It features the surfing of Dave Rastovich, Dan Ross, Belinda Baggs and Heath Joske, set alongside conversations with coastal activists who are standing up against deepwater oil drilling and industrial fish farms.
Midnight Oil, Yirrnga Yunupingu, Ziggy Alberts and Bad Dreems provide a distinctly Australian soundtrack. With coastlines around the world under pressure like never before from growing populations, rampant development and exploitation from resource companies, Never Town is a rallying call for surfers and local communities to stand together to protect the wild spaces around them.”
For more about the film head to: www.patagonia.com.au/pages/never-town