Five-time Olympic medalist and Native Hawaiian Duke Paoa Kahinu Mokoe Hulikohola Kahanamoku shattered records and brought surfing to the world while overcoming a lifetime of personal challenges. Waterman explores his journey and legacy as a legendary swimmer, trailblazer, and the undisputed father of modern-day surfing, following the sport’s first-time inclusion in this year’s Summer Olympics – a fitting tribute to his work promoting the sport around the globe.
- Year: 2022
- Genre: Documentary, History
- Studio: Sidewinder Films
- Keyword: surfing, surfer, olympic games, hawaii, biography, based on true story, olympic athlete, native hawaiian
- Director: Isaac Halasima
- Cast: Duke Kahanamoku, Jason Momoa, Carissa Moore, Kelia Moniz, Ha'a Keaulana, Ellie Kahanamoku