Sydney, Australia – Escapade Media has secured worldwide rights to crowd-funded documentary The Ride East Coast (1 x 44’). The film follows two lifeguards on their physical and emotional journey up the East coast of Australia talking to those affected by mental illness and raising awareness for youth mental health foundation Headspace.

The film features Bondi Rescue’s Trent “Maxi” Maxwell and Jesse Pollock who, through their work as lifeguards, decided to become ambassadors for Headspace and seek to remove the stigma surrounding mental illness.