About the Team

A description of our project

Meet the team

A little more about who we are

Sarah Hauser Girl on Wave
Steven Esparza Director Producer Girl on Wave

Phone: 602-980-5873


EchoHouse Films


Sarah Hauser

Professional Windsurfer/AWT Champion 2015, 2016 & 2017

For the last 3 years, Sarah has competed internationally as a windsurfer and a Stand Up Paddler in the surfing and racing disciplines.

Steven  Esparza

Director /Producer/Director of Photography

Steven founded EchoHouse Films in 2000. Having worked on feature documentaries, featured films and various national spots.

Luke Holwerda

Associate Producer

Luke is a cinematographer and producer known for The Unbelievers (2013), The Girl in the Woods (2005) and Intersect.

Jace  Panebianco

Underwater Photography

Known for the Windsurfing Movie 2, Jace spent three years in production and filmed in seven countries in search of windsurfing's new frontier.

Feature Documentary

Girl on Wave represents a 16-month journey of hard work and collaborative efforts from the team. With incredible talents from each member, Girl on Wave showcases the strength, determination and courage it takes to turn dreams into reality. From the skilled underwater photography to the breath-taking aerial views, Girl on Wave features work from emerging talents working together.


This documentary embraces what can happen when you aspire to follow your dreams. The first windsurfing film shot entirely in 5K, Girl on Wave is filmed on Maui. The film includes interviews with local mentors and community leaders who have inspired Sarah

on her journey and have played a critical role in helping her get to where she is today.


Girl on Wave Movie Poster

Sarah is a "RockStar" in and out of the water

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Contact us

Phone: 602-980-5873

Email: Info@GirlonWave.com


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Girl on Wave Website


About the Team