Posts Tagged ‘Andy Kessler’

07.28 2010

2 Nights of Skate films about NY City

Wednesday, July 28th,7:30 pm
Special Screening
in Honor of Andy Kessler

Deathbowl to Downtown: The Evolution of Skateboarding New York City

Dir. Coan Nichols and Rick Charnoski (2009)
87 min.
Deathbowl to Downtown documents the shift in skateboarding primacy from the parks and the pools of sunny California in the 70ā€™s to the gritty streets of New York in the 90ā€™s. This transition also foretells the recent hybrid uptake of skateboard culture in Harlem and other communities of color.
Panel Discussion and Reception to follow!

Thursday, July 29th, 6pm
Screening in Honor of Harold Hunter
Skating @ Lenox Ledges (110th and Lenox)
Followed by an 8pm screening at Maysles Cinema

Legends Never Die
Harold Hunter Tribute

15 Years of NYC Skteboarding ( 95ā€™-ā€™10) by R.B. Umali.
In the Streets – Steve Marino
55 Nights on Your Couch – 5boro
Reception to follow!

Maysles Cinema
343 Lenox ave
bet 127&128th st
HARLEM
www.mayslesinstitute.org
$10 Suggested Donation