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Vortex Bandits by AFENDS- Byron Bay Premier at The Northern

afends-posterAFENDS is proud to present their first feature surf film ‘Vortex Bandits’. In celebration they are hosting a FREE launch party for the films official unveiling. The film debut in Byron Bay this Friday July 5th at The Northern with the worldwide first play of the film plus live performances from The Delta Riggs, Kiss The Fist & Vogue Slayer DJ’s.

“Shot entirely in our home backyard of Byron Bay by Toby Cregan, ‘Vortex Bandits’ showcases the finest crop of our rainbow region’s upstarts including team riders Josh Sleep, Duncan McNicol, Torren Martyn, Joel Ford, Luke Stickley and a guest cameo by brother-in-arms Creed McTaggart. Embrace the movement and experience the magic that is Vortex Bandits”.

The film will also screen in Sydney on Thursday July 11th at The Canteen + live performances from PILOTS & Waxhead. Stay tuned for European and North American launches to be announced shortly ahead of the films official worldwide release in August. Keep an eye on on Common Ground for pictures of the premier night events.

Vortex Bandits Trailer from AFENDS on Vimeo.



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