a film that pairs international award---- winning surfers in the world’s most jaw-dropping surfing locations with experimental musicians creating a live score to the wave
Self Discovery for Social Survival is a collaborative surf and music film produced by Brooklyn based record label, Mexican Summer and Pilgrim Surf + Supply, a New York based surf and outdoor brand. Filmed in Mexico, the Maldives and Iceland in three separate vignettes, musicians (Allah Las, Connan Mockasin, Andrew Van Wyngarden of MGMT, and Peaking Lights) alongside pro-surfers,embark on a journey that combines a symbiotic relationship between music and the waves, the environment, and local culture. Poetically narrated by the legendary avant-garde film maker Jonas Mekas.
The live score to the waves is now available to pre-order on Mexican Summer featuring Allah Las, Connan Mockasin & Andrew Van Wyngarden, Peaking Lights, Dungen and Jefre Cantu-Ledesma.
Out on June 14, 2019.