In an effort to raise funds for their first episode, called “The Outrider,” Two Eyes Film just launched a Kickstarter, and are asking for the support of fans of their films everywhere. “In 1979, North Shore shaper, Mike Strident shaped the most radical board ever ridden – “The Outrider”.
Jeremy Joyce and Rob Lockyear from Two Eyes Film are masters of comedy. Films like The Shaper, #vanlife, and Freezing all parody tropes unique in the world of surf – the eccentric shaper, the guy living in his van, and the cold water surf vacay for the “road less traveled” experience.
But then “The Thruster” happened. “Made irrelevant overnight by the three-fin movement, Strident’s shaping genius was lost in the shadows of the 80’s. “But 40 years later, snake-hipped Californian free surfer, Tommy Tonata is trying to revive “The Outrider” on the point breaks of Malibu and wants Strident to shape him a new board.
Read more here: The Inertia