“The good thing about this crew is that everyone’s as passionate as us, so we don’t have to kick our foot up everyone’s bum — they wanna do it!” exclaimed Storm Surfers director, Justin McMillan.
The Surf Channel Television Network is proud to give you a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the Australian hit, Storm Surfers. Get to know the surf forecaster, Ben Matson, and directors of the film, Christopher Nelius and Justin McMillan, in this sneak-peek of their production!
The equipment used for this project is unbelievably extensive and complicated, but in the hands of the most passionate people, its put to great use. Helicopters, jet skis, underwater film and photography equipment, and scuba gear make up just a few of the necessities for completion of the film. The directors take us through a day on the job and the many unexpected production complications.
“Pretty much every trip something goes wrong.”