Kidman, Andrew

Bushy-haired back-to-the-future filmmaker, writer, and musician, from North Coast, New South Wales, best known for his soulful 1996 film Litmus. Kidman was described by the Surfer's Journal as "our equivalent of a roving medieval ascetic, spreading his high-consciousness idealism to the four corners of the surfing world."

Born (1970) in the Australian capital city of Canberra, the son of an economist father and a nurse mother, Kidman started surfing at age 10 after his family moved to Sydney...