In the 70’s, two brothers battle killer waves, straight society and ruthless bikers to kick‐start the modern surf industry.
Gran Via Productions
After their mother escapes from Sydney to Margaret River in the 1970’s, the two Kelly brothers spend their youth searching for the perfect wave. Out of necessity the family launch a backyard surf business ‐ re‐thinking board design, crafting homemade wetsuits and selling merchandise out of their van. Battling big waves, small town conservatism and criminals, the brothers give rise to a global brand. A story of passion, corruption, friendship and loyalty, deadly addictions and fractured relationships, DRIFT tells a tale of courage and the will to survive at all odds
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Writer & Co-Director
Umbrella Entertainment (ANZ)
Arclight Films International (ROW)
Geoffrey Hall ACS