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Rewind Me: 5’5″ x 19 1/4″ With Matt Biolos and Mike Reola

Chris Ward. Cory Lopez. Andy Irons. Bruce Irons, all running wild in the ocean with a bunch of little discs under their feet, completely disregarding the modern surfboard trends of 1997 and in the process kickstart a surfing renaissance of fuck you. And it all started as a bunch of dudes crashing on a couch in need of a ride to Lowers.

Shaper Matt Biolos and Chris Ward’s little surfboard experiment and Mike Reola’s awareness to document it all led to one of the raddest cult films to ever be released. It’s hard to believe that Matt’s been cranking out a version of this board for over 15 years now. But after our recent trip to Indo with Kolohe Andino, Taj Burrow, Ian Crane, Luke Davis and Tanner Rozunko (more on this trip soon), it’s safe to say these things still fucking rule.
We catch up with Matt and Mike today and show you just how important this little “fish” film actually is.

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Rewind Me: Voluptuous: The Big Movie Jason Kenworthy’s ’90s anthem in its entirety

The intro to the movie sums it up best: there’s a tattoo, a punch, a hot ass and Kelly at Backdoor. More raw than Taylor Steele’s vids, all the antics of a classic …Lost vid, but a more exlcectic cast of characters and soundtrack. Voluptuous was the clincher vid on why surfing fucking ruled in…

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Rewind Me: Voluptuous An interview with Jason Kenworthy, the man behind one of the most underground, raw surf vids of the ’90s. Come back tomorrow for the whole movie in it’s entirety.

The ’90s were dominated by Taylor Steele. His videos were clean, had great music, few funny skits, always got you psyched. But it wasn’t the only game in town. There were also …Lost vids, and for the deeper collector: There was Voluptuous. Voluptuous had everyone in it and more. Plus one of the best soundtracks…

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Rewind Me: Kelly Slater in Black and White Presented by Channel Islands

Our introduction to the King

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Rewind Me: First Chapter With Dane Reynolds

Dane Reynolds on the making of his signature film First Chapter

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Rewind Me: 5’5″ x 19 1/4″ With Matt Biolos and Mike Reola

The importance of the “little fish film.”

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Rewind Me: The Show With Taylor Steele

Sandwiched between Good Times and Loose Change, The Show was both the end of the “punk rock” moment in surfing and the beginning of the Momentum Generation’s big debut.

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Rewind Me: Runman 69 With Ray Kleinman

This was raw. Not even carried in surf shops usually and released when surfing was coming out of it’s first industry spit shine.

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