The 2006 Malibu International Film Festival will open this Friday with Cesario "Block" Montano's world premiere, "Rising Son: The Legend of Skateboarder Christian Hosoi," chronicling the life and career of Christian Hosoi, who began as a young renegade super star athlete, but ended up with a federal prison sentence for drug trafficking. The fest takes place in Malibu and Santa Monica, CA April 7 - 10. For more information and a full line up, please visit their website. [Brian Brooks]