Newcastle, England 1989. In the unique surfing community of the industrial North East, teenage outsider Sandy comes of age in hostile waters. A splash of colour in a black...
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Cold Water Surfers
THE UNDERTOW is set in the North East predominantly on the Newcastle coastline. We also take in North Yorkshire, Northumberland and Northern Scotland. Waves here can be world class...
347 days ago
Veitch – The Mentor
The true, human story of Veitch was the inspiration for this film. As the first professional surfer from the North East Veitch refused to accept where he came from...
348 days ago
Sandy – A Splash of Colour
Sandy is the central character of the movie. A 14 year-old, troubled outsider, Sandy dreams of following in Veitch’s footsteps. He has talent but lacks self-belief and fears both...
349 days ago
Life on the Edge
THE UNDERTOW original screenplay was written by award-winning writer Lauren Davies with the input of Ivana MacKinnon, associate producer of SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE. The story is told through Sandy’s eyes...
350 days ago
In The Shadow of Supertankers
We will film both on land and in the water, with the unique challenges that brings. We will be working with an experienced water crew to create stunning water...
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A Cool Tribe
JOIN US! Become part of THE UNDERTOW by joining our community. We want you to be part of this unique feature film from production to its release and beyond....
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The North East
THE UNDERTOW film is being developed by North East Film Company LOLA COVE FILMS founded by film producer and professional big wave surfer, Gabriel Davies and writer Lauren Davies....