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We Rise Together

a short film celebrating the independent voices of women's surfing

 Three of Southern California's most kind-hearted and fun-loving female surfers take to the open sea in pursuit of off-the-grid adventure.  Challenged by unfavorable sailing conditions and discouraging weather patterns, Eveline, Taylor and Anna are forced to realign their expectations.  Proving adaptable, they call upon their creative spirits and inherent optimism to make the most of a seemingly unfortunate set of circumstances.  Our inspiring young heroines embrace the joys of cliff jumping, sea kayaking, free diving, hiking, and at the heart of this journey we discover the value of relationships.

Starring: Eveline Van BrandeTaylor Nelson & Anna Ehrgott

Music by: PealsShane Passantino & T.A.K.I

Film by: Adam Reynolds & Shane Passantino

Produced by: Scopo Studios in association with Rise Bar


We believe there's a collective demand for quality programming that honorably showcases strong, creative and inspiring women in alternative sports. Our current efforts are focused on building relationships and collaborating with independent surf communities around the world to create episodic content that communicates implicit meaning, supports a movement, and inspires within. Learn more. 

The Seea -  We Rise Together - A Short Film on Friendship and the Sea 


Official Screenings:

8.15.15 - NYC Women's Surf Film Festival (World Premiere)- Rockaway Beach, NY

10.23.15 -  Noosa Surf Film Festival (Australian Premiere) - Noosa, Australia

12.15.15 - MATCHCo (Private Event) - Santa Monica, CA

1.9.16 - Iron & Resin (West Coast Premiere) - Ventura, CA

2.27.16 - The Rincon House - Santa Barbara, CA

3.13.16 - Arena Cinema - Los Angeles, CA

10.10.16 - 11.9.16 - Island Collective - European Tour (Germany, Denmark, Sweden, Czech Republic, Netherlands, Switzerland, Austria)


Interested in hosting a screening?  Let us know.

All images captured by Adam Reynolds and Peter Dawson