Stab Magazine | Stephanie Gilmore, Animated And Audible
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Stephanie Gilmore, Animated And Audible

The (future) 7x World Champ and filmmaker Masanobu Hiraoka team up for precious animated short, with original Steph tune!

style // Oct 24, 2018
Words by Stab
Reading Time: 2 minutes

Frankly, we’ve rarely thumbed our nose at just about anything Miss Stephanie Gilmore—surfing’s Lady Of Grace, our 6x World Champ (but not for long)—does with her free time. 

Take today’s offering, from the the 30-year-old from Murwillumbah’s sticker sponsor, Roxy. For their most recent collaboration featuring Steph, the lady’s leg of Quiksilver tapped artist and illustrator Masanobu Hiraoka

From Roxy: “Introducing our latest collaboration with 6x World Champion, Stephanie Gilmore & a group of artists at the forefront of their respective mediums.

“Illustrated by filmmaker, Masanobu Hiraoka from live-action footage and scored by the champ herself alongside LA-based musician Aska Matsumiya. The final result is wildly hypnotic and a mind-bending interpretation of form.”

Click into the edit above, and scroll south for a few shots of Steph, Hiraoka, and Matsumiya working on the short film. 

 

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Steph on the sticks, in the sound booth with a Xylophone.

Photography

Roxy.

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Laying down the animated short’s original track, with LA-based musician Aska Matsumiya and Masanobu Hiraoka

Photography

Roxy.

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Filmmaker Masanobu Hiraoka and Stephanie Gilmore.

Photography

Roxy.

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