• Why won't surfers do what they're told. Still Filthy

Still Filthy Director JD Tallman discusses the intricacies of directing surfers!


El Wado de Greato returns to surfing after a brief stint in the Northern Guatemalan Lucha Libra circuit. This makes Spanglish happy.
El Wado de Greato returns to surfing after a brief stint in the Northern Guatemalan Lucha Libra circuit. This makes Spanglish happy.
I kept yelling to Spanglish, ‚Äö?Ñ??Over the boat Sterling! It‚Äö?Ñ?¥s only gonna look cool if you launch over the boat!‚Äö?Ñ?? Despite my direction this was the best he could do. It‚Äö?Ñ?¥s tough to find good talent these days.
I kept yelling to Spanglish, ‚Äö?Ñ??Over the boat Sterling! It‚Äö?Ñ?¥s only gonna look cool if you launch over the boat!‚Äö?Ñ?? Despite my direction this was the best he could do. It‚Äö?Ñ?¥s tough to find good talent these days.
Here‚Äö?Ñ?¥s another example of the actor not listening to the director. I was shouting at Wade all day, ‚Äö?Ñ??Do an air! Do an air!‚Äö?Ñ?? Nothing. Not one single air. And people think directing a surf movie is easy.
Here‚Äö?Ñ?¥s another example of the actor not listening to the director. I was shouting at Wade all day, ‚Äö?Ñ??Do an air! Do an air!‚Äö?Ñ?? Nothing. Not one single air. And people think directing a surf movie is easy.Here‚Äö?Ñ?¥s another example of the actor not listening to the director. I was shouting at Wade all day, ‚Äö?Ñ??Do an air! Do an air!‚Äö?Ñ?? Nothing. Not one single air. And people think directing a surf movie is easy.
This look is part blue-steel and part frustration. I mean, how hard can it be to do an air over the damn boat in the background.
This look is part blue-steel and part frustration. I mean, how hard can it be to do an air over the damn boat in the background.

There‚Äö?Ñ?¥s a delicious restaurant on the hill next to the oil refinery. If you ever make it down that way you HAVE to try the Sopa Azteca with extra crema. Mmmmmmm.There‚Äö?Ñ?¥s a delicious restaurant on the hill next to the oil refinery. If you ever make it down that way you HAVE to try the Sopa Azteca with extra crema. Mmmmmmm.This is me in the car after my bowl of Sopa Azteca. Approximately 15 minutes from when this photo was shot we would begin stopping every 15 minutes for me to use the ba?¬±o.
This is me in the car after my bowl of Sopa Azteca. Approximately 15 minutes from when this photo was shot we would begin stopping every 15 minutes for me to use the ba?±o.