Most widely held works about Bruce Brown
Most widely held works by Bruce Brown
The endless summer ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 629 libraries worldwide
A documentary on the search for the perfect wave, in which two Californians take off with their surfboards for Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Tahiti and Hawaii.
SpongeBob vs. the big one ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 570 libraries worldwide
Stranded on a tropical island, SpongeBob and his friends find themselves being swept away by a giant wave. While trying to get back to Bikini Bottom they meet the infamous surf guru Jack Kahuna Laguna who tells them they must surf the legendary wave called 'The Big One' before they can get home.
Step into liquid ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 430 libraries worldwide
Takes you from the terrifying monstrous waves of Oahu's North Shore to the Texas waters of the Gulf of Mexico (where waves are created by massive oil supertankers) to the shores of Ireland and Rapa Nui. Told trough the voices of legends, pros, and everyday surfers alike, it is not a film just for surfers, but for anyone with an appreciation for sport and an inkling of what it means to be "stoked."
The endless summer II ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
The search for the perfect wave continues as a group of surfers travel the globe.
On any Sunday ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
Explores the world of motocross and looks at the men who take chances with this dangerous sport -- from asphalt track contests and drag racing to cross-country and hill climbing competitions. Professional riders such as Mert Lawwill and Malcolm Smith are featured. Includes a special tribute to Steve McQueen.
The endless summer revisited ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Bruce Brown and filmmaker son, Dana, have created an all new classic, featuring never-before-seen footage from "The endless summer" and other films. Embark on a journey of adventure, discovery, and the incredible challenge of facing a fifteen foot wall of water as the sport's greatest surfers look back on the thrills, the spills, and the movie that uniquely embraced the lifelong search for that perfect wave.
Great people of the Bible & how they lived ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
They were shepherds and farmers who looked like hundreds of other families, slowly moving through the lands of Mesopotamia, Canaan, and Egypt in search of better lands for their crops and flocks. But they were different. Follow four generations of the family who believed the promises of God.
New Zealand in world affairs ( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Howard Lovecraft and the frozen kingdom by Bruce Brown ( Book )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Howard Lovecraft uses the legendary Necronomicon to open a portal to a frozen world with creatures and grave danger.
The endless summer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
They call it The endless summer, the ultimate surfing adventure, crossing the globe in search of the perfect wave. From the uncharted waters of West Africa, to the shark-filled seas of Australia, to the tropical paradise of Tahiti and beyond, two California surfers, Robert August and Mike Hynson, accomplish in a few months what most people never get to do in a lifetime: they live their dream.
Surfing hollow days ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Bruce Brown's fourth film (1961). Phil Edwards drops in on the first wave ever at Pipeline, 12 year old Peter Johnson rides Sunset Beach & Waimea, classic California at Tresties, Rincon, Brooks Street & the Wedge, first surf trip to Florida with Robert August, Mike Haley & Kemp Aaberg.
Barefoot adventure ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Explores the trials and tribulations of the barefoot adventurers from the Wedge to Waimea, Honolulu to Huntington, Santa Cruz to Kaui. Features a Bud Shank musical score, brand new narration and some of the biggest surf ever ridden, including the legendary Point surf at Makaha.
Surf crazy ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Bruce Brown's second surf film (1959). Exploring surf in old Mexico, classic California surf at Rincon and Cottons, Velzyland with Joey Cabell and Donald Takayama, huge Waimea Bay and Sunset Beach.
Slippery when wet ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
This was Bruce Brown's first surf film. It was 1958. The adventures of 5 expert California surfers on an action packed trip to Hawaii for surf and excitement. Surfers dream trip to Oahu, Del Cannon and Kemp Aaberg surfing big Sunset Beach, Henry Ford and Freddy Pfhaler ride Makaha.
Stoked : a history of surf culture by Drew Kampion ( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and French and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Surfin' shorts ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
This is a collection of short films, tv programs and commercials made during the 1960's. The super surfer skateboard team shows off the miracle of clay wheels; P Cats surfing Dana Point, before the harbor; first ever surfing to Japan; unseen The endless summer segment; interviews with the world's best surfer, Phil Edwards & the young Corky Carroll.
Water-logged ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
This was Bruce Brown's fifth film, made up of highlights from his first four films, Slippery when wet, Surf crazy, Barefoot adventure and Surfing hollow days.
The Dooley and pals show ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
A New Friend - Dooley and pals learn that we can become friends with all sorts of people, no matter how different or similar to us they are. Home Sweet Home - Dooley becomes a teacher and helps the kids explore space.
David Driskell : painting across the decade, 1996-2006 by David C Driskell ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Australian government in action by Bruce Brown ( Book )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1987 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Abraham--(Biblical patriarch) Action and adventure films African American artists Australia Bible Bible. Bible plays Brown, Bruce California Catamarans Children's songs Documentary films Documentary films Driskell, David C Exhibition catalogs Fantasy comic books, strips, etc. Feature films Feature films Films Films for the hearing impaired Friendship Gurus Hawaii History International relations Jesus Christ Juvenile works Maine Military readiness Miscellanea Motocross Motorcycle racing Motorcycling Motorcyclists New Zealand Nonfiction films Ocean waves Political science Religious films Skateboarding SpongeBob SquarePants (Fictitious character) Sports films Sports films Surfers Surfing Surfing films Television programs United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Waves
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