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Two shitty surfers bring the localism they learned at the beach back to their neighborhood.

Official Selection of the 2008 NY Surf Film Festival

Directed by Guy Fiorita
Written by Pete Cestaro and Joe Praino
Pete Cestaro
Joe Praino
Rachel Feldman
Paul Cotton
Matt Ginella
John ‘Kid’ O’Keefe

Artwork From the Soul

Joe Hodnicki is not only a good friend but an incredible artist who’s pieces capture the essence of surf culture. Joe also happens to be the founder of Okoto, an art based apparel company located in New Jersey who’s focus is on creating clothing that evokes thought through a very simple motto “live to inspire”. Most recently Okoto was asked to create the official New York Surf Film Festival Tee, where a portion of the proceed went to SurfAid International. Artistic and a humanitarian, two qualities that are seldom found together, come on now! Whether Joe is hand shaping Alaia’s or cravin away on his latest block print, he’s also keeping is creative!!! If you’d like to learn more about the Okoto go to,

New York Surf Film Festival Wrap up