Aug 17 - Aug 23, 2012
(Adam Pesce, USA, 2011, Blu-ray, 95
Praised by ESPN for “reviving the surf ﬁlm genre,” Splinters combines great on-wave action with high drama. In the 1980s, a pilot left behind a surfboard in remote Papua New Guinea. Twenty years later, surﬁng is splintering the community. As culture clash engulfs their village, four local surfers compete in the country’s ﬁrst-ever national surﬁng title in the hopes of a better life.