“There is an intrinsic value to creating something for the sake of creating it. There is this beauty to dropping it into a community of your own making and seeing it dispersed and seeing younger, more talented; different talent, taking it to levels you cannot even imagine, because that lives on.”
Into Bliss is a short inception into the mind of Jordan Rodin and an ode to the notion of free friction surfing.
Far away from the competitive and commercial nature of surfing, and heavily inspired by Finless surfer Derek Hynd, Jordan embraces a free roaming approach, rekindling the emotions of why he fell in love with surfing in the first place. For the fun of it. No rules. No constraints. Into Bliss is an insight to the joys of free friction surfing and the sensations embraced by Jordan Rodin for his love of the ocean.
A Short film by Pierre David & Douglas Guillot, featuring Jordan Rodin.
As a kid who struggled to speak out loud, writing and making things was a huge part of how I learned to communicate and connect with others. Eeven the words in this video were written down first before I read them out loud…