“Hell and High Water,” a three-episode “World of X Games” series from ESPN and TAUBLIEB Films, produced and directed by Paul Taublieb, executive producer Susan Cooper, and co-produced and co-directed by Sam George, will air on consecutive weeks in November on ABC, featuring the top big-wave surfers on earth. The show, a cinematic documentary from the producing/directing team of “Hawaiian: The Legend of Eddie Aikau,” will follow the lives of Greg Long, Mark Healey, Shane Dorian, Grant “Twiggy” Baker and Ryan “Hippo” Hipwood for six months as they search for the biggest waves in the world. Produced under the creative direction of Phil Orlins and Tim Reed from ESPN.
VIDEO TEASER FOR SERIES: “GREG LONG – RETURN TO CORTES” CLICK HERE:
PAUL TAUBLIEB PRODUCES/DIRECTS
MONSTER PROMO SPOT
WITH JOHN JOHN FLORENCE AND NYJAH HOUSTON
Chris Zam & LEE DuPont Red Cam DPs
WATCH IT HERE!
HAWAIIAN: THE LEGEND OF EDDIE AIKAU
AN ESPN 30 FOR 30 FEATURE DOCUMENTARY
PRODUCED BY TAUBLIEB FILMS – PAUL TAUBLIEB PRODUCER/CREATIVE DIRECTOR
DIRECTED BY SAM GEORGE
EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS SUSAN COOPER, JOSH BROLIN, BOB MCKNIGHT
WINS “BEST DOCUMENTARY” AT PRESTIGIOUS SURFER POLL & VIDEO AWARDS!
ALSO: BEST FILM MALIBU FILM FESTIVAL, BEST DOCUMENTARY AND AUDIENCE FAVORITE AT MAUI FILM FESTIVAL
WORLD PREMIERE AT TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL
UPCOMING FOR “HAWAIIAN” – SPECIAL SCREENING AT SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION
AND ADDED TO CURRICULUM Of KAMEHAMEHA SCHOOLS, HAWAII!
DRAMATIC FEATURE FILM VERSION NOW IN DEVELOPMENT – DETAILS SOON!
DVD OF “HAWAIIAN” WITH EXCLUSIVE BONUS FEATURES AND DIRECTOR COMMENTARY AVAILABLE HERE
TAUBLIEB FILMS’ ONGOING & UPCOMING PROJECTS:
PRODUCING MULTI-PART SERIES ON PTSD IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE PENTAGON
SERVING AS MONSTER ENERGY’S AGENCY OF RECORD FOR THEIR SPONSORSHIP OF THE ESPN X GAMES
CONTINUING STRATEGIC CONSULTING AND CONTENT CREATION FOR MONSTER ENERGY
ORIGINAL CONTENT CREATION FOR ESPN & THE X GAMES
NEW CIVIL WAR-ERA FEATURE FILM IN DEVELOPMENT WITH SUSAN COOPER & MITCH COVINGTON
“HELL FIRE” FEATURE DOCUMENTARY ABOUT FREESTYLE MOTO-X,
STARRING TRAVIS PASTRANA, BRIAN DEEGAN, JEREMY STENBERG, NATE ADAMS, MIKE METZGER, SETH ENSLOW, JEREMY MCGRATH, MANY MORE
DIRECTED AND PRODUCED BY PAUL TAUBLIEB AND JON FREEMAN
IN POST PRODUCTION