Skate Culture’s Reflection on the Silver Screen

How I solve my identity crisis with skateboarding by finding common ground with Hollywood films

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Skate Kitchen (Aug. 2018) Dir. Crystal Moselle
mid90s (Oct. 2018) Dir. Jonah Hill
Minding the Gap (Aug. 2018) Dir. Bing Liu. Won the Breakthrough Award at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival

How does skateboarding affect boys of color in their pursuit of ‘alternative’ masculinity in America?

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How does the skate scene, that can give free reign to misogyny, affect girl skateboarders?

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