With the Festival’s location in coastal Orange County, the epicenter for a thriving action sports industry and home to international surfing contests, surf museums, skate parks and the legendary surf spot ‘The Wedge’, the Action Sports Film Series has emerged as the largest action sports film event in the country. Launched in 2005, the Action Sports Film Series explore the realms of surfing, skiing, skateboarding, snowboarding, SUP, kayaking, motocross, wakeboarding and other adrenaline-filled sports. Highlights include premieres, panels, athlete guest appearances, autograph signings, participation of action sports retailers and art shows. The series spotlights filmmakers, athletes, visionaries, artists and designers who have shaped the Action Sports culture and captured its history with their innovation and creativity. With roots deeply connected to the history of skateboarding, surfing and legendary surf icons, the NBFF boasts an enthusiastic audience base dedicated to Action Sports cinema, culture and lifestyle.