LE GRAND BLEU, THE BIG BLUE, 1988

Enzo and Jacques have known each other for a long time. Their friendship started in their childhood days in the Mediterranean. They were not real friends in these days, but there was something they both loved and used to do the whole day long: diving. One day Jacques’ father, who was a diver too, died in the Mediterranean sea. After that incident Enzo and Jacques lost contact. After several years, Enzo and Jacques had grown up, Johanna, a young clerk in a security office, has to go to Peru. There she meets Jacques who works for a group of scientists. He dives for some minutes into ice-cold water and the scientists monitor his physical state that is more like a dolphin’s than a human’s. Johanna can not believe what she sees and gets very interested in Jacques but she’s unable to get acquainted with him. Some weeks later, back in her office, she notices a championship for divers that is supposed to take place in Taormina, Italy. In order to see Jacques again she makes up a story so the firm sends her to Italy for business purposes. In Taormina there is also Enzo, the reigning diving world champion. He knows that only Jacques can challenge and probably beat him. This time Johanna and Jacques get closer, but Jacques, being more a dolphin than a man, can not really commit and his rivalry with Enzo pushes both men into dangerous territory…

THE FLIPPER BRAND STORY

The movie “The Big Blue” was and continues to be the best movie we have ever seen in our life. When we first saw it as a kid, we was obsessed. we put the movie poster up on our bedroom wall and watched the movie over and over again. This was the original inspiration for FLIPPER. The idea of venturing into the deep dark unknown, having to swim for your life, and at last emerging in success had great meaning to us.

When we grew up and watched the film again through adult eyes, we realized we needed to recreate an expression of those emotions in our real life and share them with the world. The FLIPPER brand was born from what is in our heart.

FLIPPER is so much more than just a brand name. The FLIPPER brand is a story of seeking truth from deep within oneself and finding a way through to making that truth a reality.

Through FLIPPER, we would like to embody these feelings in different ways. We would like to bring the FLIPPER brand, and with it our vision, to the world. FIPPER brand will continue on in the same spirit, striving for excellence, and searching out exciting new ideas!

SPIRIT OF FLIPPER BRAND

FRONTIER SPIRIT

We never turn back like a racehorse running and looking straight ahead. We have designed a new way to express although we didn’t intend to in PREMIER. Also, we are contains new and creative regardless of the worries that do people like. Therefore, prejudice of the general design hat back and forward to the future only holds the frontier spirit.

Experimenting spirit

Why not stop wearing boring old hats? Why not wear a modern, flashy cap? We are always coming up with new ideas. It is hard to imagine a flashier, sexier look. Like Edison making the light bulb we are experimenting with bold new ideas. Our products are the result of dozens of brave experiments. In this way we are able to bring outside ideas from the shadows into the light at the center of everything. The FLIPPER brand is derived from a database that, in itself, embodies the human spirit.

UNIQUE

The FLIPPER brand captures and satisfies the human desire to own what makes us different and distinctive from others. In creating the FLIPPER brand, we feel we have created an opportunity for everyone to enjoy something truly special and unique. Given the unquestionable uniqueness and attractiveness of the FLIPPER brand, we are confident that it will elicit from you an extremely positive response.

Esteemed consumers, wholesalers, and retailers, PREMI3R is still only a small brand in the world but, we are ready to meet you.

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