Login

BIG IDEAS | Skateistan Short Film

skate.jpg

skatepic.jpg

Diesel and Dazed & Confused recently paired up to launch Diesel New Voices, a venue for talented, young filmmakers to gain global exposure. Three short documentaries that highlighted global “youth microcultures” and positive change were selected to receive funding. Our favorite was Skateistan: To Live and Die Kabul by Orlando von Einsiedel. Filmed in Afghanistan, the documentary highlights the Skateistan charity, the world’s first co-educational skateboarding school for children ages five to 17 led by a team of international volunteers. Check out the trailer below and click here to view the film.

Know what’s next. Become a WGSN member today to benefit from our daily trend intelligence, retail analytics, consumer insights and bespoke consultancy services.

WGSN Insider Bulletin

Request a demo and see WGSN for yourself.

Related Stories

London’s Top Drawer launches kidswear edit: PLAY

Young Ideas: 5 Teen Films You Don't Want To Miss

Why Yayoi Kusama matters today

Share
Tweet
+1
Share
Pin