A Gift From The Sky

Published on Nov 17, 2014 by Editor in chief

Ryan Griffin

Submission for the Arts & Film Fest at the 5th International Bonefish & Tarpon Trust Symposium, and 2014 Charleston Angler Go Pro Film Fest:

In March 2014, three anglers from Charleston, SC traveled to Ascension Bay in the Yucatan Peninsula. The mission: To catch permit on a fly, and also to try to catch the 1000th permit ever to be landed at the Palometa Club. This is our story….

Filmed & edited by: Ryan Griffin
Additional filming by: Paul Puckett, Doug Roland, Joe Seelig, David Porter
Music: “Who We Want to Be” by Tom Day, “Heavy Wind” by Gaslight Street
Special Thanks To: Flood Tide Co, David Leake, Tailwaters Flyfishing, Palometa Club, the Charleston Angler, Bonefish & Tarpon Trust

Very excited to win the Charleston Angler Go Pro Film Fest for the 2nd year in a row, and honored to have my film shown at the BTT Arts & Film Fest among some great filmmakers – Will Benson, DJ Dan Decibel, Flyline Media, Patrick Rhea, Paul Puckett, Mark Montocchio, Eric Estrada, & Tom Karrow. Thanks to all who helped with making and supporting this project. Enjoy!