‘À La Folie’ explores Justine Dupont’s fiery passion for big wave surfing
Justine Dupont is, undoubtedly one of the best big wave surfers in the world. The 2020/2021 season was a bit defining for her, and a new film, To insanityexplore it in detail.
When Dupont was 11, she stole her father’s surfboard and snuck onto a beach in Lacanau. It was the beginning of a life that revolved around the ocean. It soon became apparent that she had a serious talent for surfing and began to participate in competitions. In 2011, she reached second place at the World Junior Championships, and it was clear she was going to be a force to be reckoned with.