Skateboarding as Art

One of the joys about being a dad is that you sometimes get to look at the world through your son’s eyes. My boy has made me see that not all graffiti is scribble and that skateboarding can be an art form.

Finbar turned me on to Director Spike Jonze. Jonze cut his teeth on skateboard films before becoming a proper feature film director of such movies as Adaptation. But he still periodically returns to his roots. Here is the opening of his new skateboard film , Fully Flared.

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One Response to “Skateboarding as Art”

  1. johnlenahan Says:

    Sorry gang. It looks like the video was removed due to copyright infringement. Shame – it was lovely.
    JL

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