Michael has a dream : to leave his small town in Nevada and go to Los Angeles, a skater’s paradise. Although refused entry to a skateboarding contest in LA, he sets out on his own journey with his skateboard as sole partner.
“A soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone” This is a short film about drawing lines on the streets of Tarifa, Spain. Through the eyes of Lidewij Hartog. Lines by Samuel Cardenas Marin. Oh My Long, Goat and Vandalucia — Shot on a Panasonic GH5 and Sigma Art 50mm f/1.4 Graded with Filmconvert
Based on the idea of if walls could actually talk, ‘One Last Ride’ explores the memory and history of an abandoned warehouse through the last ride of a lone skateboarder. Inspired by the beauty of decay in many forgotten spaces around the world, this short film is a visual ode to a bygone era of […]
New Balance Numeric presents “Tinto de Verano” a two week journey through the North and South of Spain in the summer of 2016. Produced by: www.BrindleCollective.com Directed By: Russell Houghten and James Messina Filmed By: Russell Houghten, James Messina, Dan Stolling & Lucas Fiederling Edited by: James Messina Featuring: Axel Cruysberghs Arto Saari Jordan Taylor […]
This short film was shot during a two week trip to Australia, all the way from Brisbane to Perth with Ishod Wair, Bobby Worrest, Chima Ferguson, Ronnie Sandoval, Robbie Brockel, and Sebo Walker. www.cordafilm.com
Credits – Director: Ben Strebel Producer: Katie Lambert Exec Producer: Ore Okonedo DOP: Ben Todd Focus Puller: Ahmet Husseyhein Steadicam: Andrew Fletcher Ugandan Service company: Seamless Uganda Editor: Max Windows Colourist: Houmam Abdallah (MPC) Commissioner: James Hackett (Virgin EMI) About – I wanted to show how skateboarding is a universal language. No matter where you’re […]
Skateboarding film-maker and photographer, Fred Mortagne, alias French Fred, set out to capture this urban sport with the new Leica SL. Shooting on location at the industrial canals and concrete bed of the Los Angeles River he staged the Element skateboard team with Nick Garcia, Nassim Guammaz, Alex Lawton, Dominick Walkera and Brandon Westgate.
There are (sub)cultures where all that matters is where you come from, what you do and what your status is. With skateboarding all of that falls away–your social class, your job, the part of town you’re from–the only thing that matters is if you have enough lust for life and skateboarding to get back up […]