BIGGER THAN ME

BIGGER THAN ME is a female coming-of-age film about the complexity of being a girl and the challenges that drive you as a woman to take on the elemental power of big waves. Wrenna is a young woman with a fearless dream – a 6′ 2″ natural with a body built for the ocean, she wants to be a big wave surfer. But she finds the discipline and sacrifice required to be a professional, extremely challenging.

Growing up in New Jersey with hippy parents, her teenage years were spent caring for her younger siblings and schooling herself in the local library. At 19, Wrenna makes her pilgrimage to Hawai‘i’s North Shore risking it all on big waves. She is confronted by the pressures of carving out a professional sporting life as a woman and without a sponsor she works two jobs to support her dream. Filming over ten years, from Oahu’s iconic big wave, Waimea Bay to the cold waters of Mavericks to the ultimate big wave of Peahi (Jaws), we travel with Wrenna through the seasons, the highs and the lows of facing your fears – to find out how much bigger you can be.

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In-Person

Showtime Dates: November 9, 2021
Time: 6:30 pm
Location: Consolidated Theatres Kahala
Passholder Access: All Access, Supporter

Online Access

Access Window: November 10, 2021 - November 28, 2021
Passholder Access: All Access, Limited Virtual, Supporter, Hale Virtual Festival, Individual
Only Accessible from: USA

Live Stream

Film Details

DIRECTOR(S)Claire Gorman
SCREENWRITER(S)Claire Gorman
CASTWrenna Delgado
CINEMATOGRAPHERMatt Catalano, Claire Gorman

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Film Details

PREMIERE STATUS: United States Premiere
YEAR: 2021
RUN TIME: 53 Minutes
LANGUAGE: English

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