Running time 11mins
Language Wolof
Subtitle language English
Sound Stereo

Film Details

Director Kate Cox
Genre Documentary
Themes Environment, Sport, Gender-Equality, Community
Logline Deguene, a fearless trailblazer for young Senegalese women, explains why surfing is so much more than just a sport.
A short documentary exploring how the ocean is an empowering space for women to connect. Told through the personal story of Deguene, a 17 year old surfer, from Dakar, Senegal. She leads us on a journey through the waves of her familial past which is deeply connected to the spirit of the ocean. This powerful story explores the symbiotic relationship between women, the ocean, community and sport.


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