Details: This poster shows a man carrying a surfboard. He is in black against a background of brightly colored orange sand, yellow sun and majenta sky. At the top it says The Endless Summer and at the bottom it says The Search of the Perfect Wave .
The Endless Summer is one of the first and most influential films of the surf movie genre, creating and defining an entire category of cinema which has endured and evolved for the past 40 years since its release in 1966. Director Bruce Brown follows two surfers, Mike Hynson and Robert August, on a surf trip around the world. Other important surfers of the time, such as Miki Dora, Phil Edwards and Butch Van Artsdalen also appear.