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THIS IS DANE.

Directed by Sebastien Zanella

Considered as one of the best surfers in the world, Dane Reynolds is the embodiment of a surf revival. An aerial, creative surf without compromise. He may even be the best thing to happen to surfing in the last decade. Desillusion Magazine’s editor in chief Sebastien Zanella followed Dane from Hawaii through to his hometown Ventura in California, to get an true insight of his life away from the spotlight..

This short film is based on the article “We See What We Want” published in Desillusion Magazine 45 , Tome 1

WATCH IT HERE

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TROUBLE IN PARADISE.

Directed by Pierre David

Desillusion Magazine's Pierre David spent an afternoon with surfer, skateboarder, collector, craftsman and Father of three, Scotty Stopnik, to gain an insight into his life and the values his brotherhood adhere to.

This short film is based on the article “Trouble in paradise” published in Desillusion Magazine 45 , Tome 1

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The other John John.

Directed by Sebastien Zanella

French Director, Sebastien Zanella, met John John Florence in his hometown, right in front of the most renowned waves, Pipeline, to discuss his interests out of the water, his passion for photography & the simple pleasures in life..

This short film is based on the article “The Other John John” published in Desillusion Magazine 45 , Tome 1

WATCH IT HERE

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Demons Don't Sleep .

Featuring Troy Elmore
& Directed by Sebastien Zanella

Troy Elmore, At only 23, he is one of the anti-heroes, born and bred in the USA as most of them are, bringing a heavy dose of spunk and demons to a surf industry, which continues to make money by selling dreams.

This short film is based on the article “Up all night, got demons to fight” published in Desillusion Magazine 45 , Tome 1

WATCH IT HERE

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What Doesn’t Kill You, Makes You Strange.

A FILM BY
Robin Pailler & Pierre David

A short story of unrequited love deeply rooted in a film noir aesthetic, inspired by the latest Volcom collection.
Featuring Rory James & Marilyn Lima.

This short film is based on the article “What Doesn’t Kill You, Makes You Strange" published in Desillusion Magazine 45 , Tome 1

WATCH IT HERE

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Day like this  - JAmie O'Brien

A FILM BY
Sebastien Zanella

Jamie O’Brien is not like most surfers.  Publicly against competitions, he is also one of the most mediatised surfer out there. Regardless of the fame, Jamie lives in front of one the best waves on the planet, “ Pipeline”, and is a standout at every session.

This short film is based on the article “Day like this ” published in Desillusion Magazine 45 , Tome 1

WATCH IT HERE

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Brother of the weird  - Iron & Resin

A MOVIE FILMED BY
Scott g toepfer

Based in the heart of Ventura, a town literally fuelled by waves and gasoline. Iron & Resin is the product of several friends, immersed in a culture of motorcycles and point breaks.  ’Brother of the Weird’ presents an insight into the brand with co-founder Thom Hill

This short film is based on the article “Behind the desk” published in Desillusion Magazine 45 , Tome 1

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First we Feel Then We fall.

shot by Jason Lee Parry

Exclusive behind the scenes feature on the recent Globe Spring/Summer 2014 lookbook entitled Mansionlyf, shot by Jason Lee Parry and styled by Imogene Barron against the quaint summer backdrop of Montauk, NY.

This short film is based on the Fashion Editorial  published in Desillusion Magazine 45 , Tome 1

WATCH IT HERE

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The Distracted Mind Jerome Campbell

A MOVIE DIRECTED BY
Robin Pailler

Born and bred in Sheffield, England, Jerome Campbell has come to be one of the most humble and stylish skateboarders to grace the planet. In recent years his passion for skateboarding has coincided with a love for taking photos.

This short film is based on the article “ The Distracted Mind ” published in Desillusion Magazine 45 , Tome 1

WATCH IT HERE

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Kidnappers of Moment  - Zak Noyle

A MOVIE DIRECTED BY
Pierre David

Based in Oahu, Hawaii, surf photographer Zak Noyle spends countless hours in the water creating artful interpretations of the magnificent ocean environment. In this short film we  learn more about the man & his ambition to share his photographic vision to the largest audience, instantly, throught the skills of his iPhone.

This short film is based on the article “The New Exhibitionist” published in Desillusion Magazine 45 , Tome 1

WATCH IT HERE

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Biotope – Youness Amrani

A MOVIE DIRECTED BY
WILLEM VLEUGELS

Originating from Belgium, Youness Amrani grew up training at a local skatepark owned by his mother to become one of the most versatile individuals in skateboardizng today. Directed by Willem Vleugels, this short film bring us into the uncommon origin of his talent, Hasselt, a small city in the Flemish region of Belgium. 

Short film based on the article “ Eloge Panegyrique” Published in Desillusion  Magazine 45 , Tome 1.

WATCH IT HERE

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Le Diable Probablement

A MOVIE DIRECTED BY
Sebastien Zanella

Pipeline has a reputation for possessing some of the most dangerous waves in the world. This short film is an attempt to capture the spirit of the spot, with an analogy to that of a Roman gladiator, where you can feel the dangers of the Hawaiian wave, mixed with the public excitement in witnessing few men control the beast.

This short film is based on the article “Billabong pro  & Philosophie de plage ” published in Desillusion Magazine 45 , Tome 1

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Desillusion 45, Tome 1

TO BECOME IMMORTAL & THEN DIE

Desillusion is not just a Magazine, anymore. 
After producing since 2002, 65 print magazine & 30 documentaries, Desillusion become a 260 pages coffee table book, ad free, accompanied by a series of short-film exclusively showcasing every week on DSLmag.com. 

At the crossroads of two opposite worlds, the street & the beach, Desillusion pay a tribute of the youth & a subculture raised on a surf and/or skateboard. 

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