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Between the Lines: The True Story of Surfers and the Vietnam War (2008)

Not Rated | | Documentary | 26 June 2008 (USA)
BETWEEN THE LINES explores the Vietnam War through the prism of the surfing sub-culture. The film looks at the dramatic effect that the Vietnam War and draft had on young American men who ... See full summary »

Directors:

Scott Bass, Ty Ponder

Writers:

Scott Bass, John Milius (guest writer)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Jerry Anderson Jerry Anderson ... Interview
Pat Farley Pat Farley ... Interview
Howard Fisher Howard Fisher ... Interview
Herbie Fletcher Herbie Fletcher ... Interview
Drew Kampion Drew Kampion ... Interview
John Milius ... Narrator (voice)
Greg Murray Greg Murray ... Interview
Brant Page Brant Page ... Interview
Greg Samp Greg Samp ... Interview
Ron Sizemore Ron Sizemore ... Interview
Rick Thomas Rick Thomas ... Interview
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BETWEEN THE LINES explores the Vietnam War through the prism of the surfing sub-culture. The film looks at the dramatic effect that the Vietnam War and draft had on young American men who rode waves. Narrated by John Milius, Between the Lines explores the choice that most draft age surfers faced during the Vietnam War era: either go to war or evade the draft. It was one or the other. Between the Lines delves into the lives of two surfers who choose opposite paths. Pat Farley and Brant Page. While following the lives of these two surfers the film chronicles the impact of the Vietnam War on the surfing lifestyle. From the peaceful shores of Hawaii to the canopy jungles of Vietnam, Between the Lines excavates the surfing cultures response to an extraordinary circumstance. Written by Bass, Scott

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The True Story of Surfers and the Vietnam War

Genres:

Documentary

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 June 2008 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Hawaii, USA See more »

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Color:

Color (MiniDV)| Color (archive footage)
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