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Jack McCoy is legendary in the surfing world. Producing, directing and filming over 25 surf films, from the timeless classic 'Tubular Swells' in 1975 through to 'Deeper Shade of Blue' in 2011.

Jack’s filmmaking, his relentless search of beauty in the sea, the natural world and his affinity to connect to people, has allowed him to collaborate with the best surfers and musicians of our time to capture some of the greatest moments in surfing history. His archive not only includes his own unique collection of films and footage but also his sought out and licensed collection of timeless historic footage. 

Jack's archive is now available for licence for commercial projects.




introducing the jack mccoy archive

Jack McCoy, legendary surf director and cinematographer, joins Velvet with his incredible archive of both feature films and surf stories. 

Watch a few of his 1960's iconic retro Hawaii films here.