When you think of places that produce a lot of young chargers, what comes to mind? The Gold Coast, Maui, San Clemente...how about Ballyshannon, Ireland? Tucked into County Donegal this little place is packed full of cold water hellmen who love charging the biggest days on the west coast of Ireland. The Shams, as they are called locally, also love pseudo Japanese mysticism and the Wu Tang Clan. Based loosely on Akira Kurosawa's "Seven Samurai," and inspired by the Wu-Tang Clan's "7th Chamber" and the RZA's score in "Ghost Dog" this short film showcases some incredibly heavy waves at Ireland's best spots.
Seven Shamurai | Shore Shots Irish Surf Film Festival
The Shore Shots Irish Surf Film Festival is an annual event bringing together the best surf films and filmmakers from Ireland and beyond. From freezing cold North Atlantic slabs to Patagonian point breaks and everywhere in between, this year's films offered a huge range waves and an incredible roster of surfers. We've picked the best home grown material in the festival to show on EpicTV so grab your neoprene and a cup of very hot tea because we've got some of the best cold water surfing on the planet coming to you straight from the Emerald isle.
All episodes from Shore Shots Irish Surf Film Festival
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