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2020  |  PG |  51m  |  Science & Nature Docs  |  IMDB

After learning of her parents' newfound, post-vacation environmental awareness, a filmmaker travels to Costa Rica where she learns about how a sustainable approach to business can inspire environmental stewardship throughout the world.

Bring The Bodhi Wave to your school or university

We designed The Bodhi Wave Study Guides for educators as companions to the documentary. In the guides, we explore the main concepts from the film:


Responsible business


B Corporations


The importance of environmental stewardship and protection


Conservation philanthropy and the future of business


Social transformation through tourism


How to inspire clients by example, education, and direct experience

Join the Wave

Get The Bodhi Wave teaching guides to bring the lessons from the film to your school.

Cast & Crew

Meet The Bodhi Wave cast and crew, then book one of them to speak at your university or high school about environmental conservation.


Travis Bays

Co-Founder, Bodhi Surf + Yoga 
California, U.S.A.

Yoga Instructor - Pilar Salazar

Pilar Salazar

Co-Founder, Bodhi Surf + Yoga
San Jose, Costa Rica


Adrianne Chandra Huff

Co-Founder, Bodhi Surf + Yoga
British Columbia, Canada

Jazeen Hollings

Director/Producer, The Bodhi Wave

Jazeen Hollings is a writer, filmmaker, editor, and motion graphics designer. After graduating from OCAD University, she worked as a video editor and short film director in Toronto which resulted in one of her films being shown at the Toronto Independent Film Festival.

Hannah Walsh

Cinematographer, The Bodhi Wave

As an emerging director, Hannah Walsh tells stories that spark inspiration and positive change. She is currently a documentary film student at the School of Motion Picture Arts, Capilano University, Vancouver, Canada. 

Book A Speaker

Contact us to book one of our The Bodhi Wave cast and crew to present to your corporation or organisation about
responsible and sustainable business practices, or to speak at your school or university.

About Bodhi Surf + Yoga

Travis, Pilar, and Adrianne continue to operate the world’s first Certified B Corp surf and yoga camp. 

Bodhi Surf + Yoga is a platinum sponsor of the Center for Responsible Travel (2017-2022). They joined 1% For The Planet as a business member and were recognized as a Best for the World: Community Honoree in 2017-19, and 2021. They joined The Transformational Travel Council as an Allied Member and a Central American Ambassador. Bodhi Surf + Yoga recertified as a B Corp in 2020. 

They continue to strive for sustainable business excellence and hope their example inspires others to do the same.


Responsible Business

Bodhi Surf + Yoga is a Certified B Corporation. The designation means Bodhi Surf + Yoga has been measured on its social and environmental impact and met certification standards as a corporation dedicated to building an inclusive, equitable, and regenerative global economy. 

Bodhi Surf + Yoga is committed to donating a minimum of 2% of its annual revenue to charitable partners each year through their Travellers’ Philanthropy Program and SOMOS Foundation.


Pay It Forward

As a thank you for making The Bodhi Wave free and accessible, consider giving a donation to SOMOS, Bodhi Surf + Yoga's go-to non-profit foundation that supports environmental, social, and community initiatives in Central and Southern Costa Rica. 

Catch The Wave

For more information about The Bodhi Wave documentary, Bodhi Surf + Yoga, and how to get involved, contact us.