Title Details


Describes the feelings and attitudes of two youths who chose the excitement and dangers of skateboard riding as an alternative to drugs and alcohol.
Year : 1977 | Total Duration : 9.5 Minutes | Producer : Robin Hughes
Director : Jason Ollivier |
VS teenage boy Dean skateboard riding down street. Interview with Dean and his friend Tony (with long hair and bandana) talking about their experiences with marijuana. Tony in helmet on skateboard riding in squatting position. MS interview with Dean and Tony talking about skateboarding accidents. GS men playing snooker in pub and drinking beer. Dean in denim vest and high-waisted jeans walking along Maroubra beach promenade. CU of him talking about giving up marijuana and the social ramifications. VS Dean modifying skateboard. Track down street POV skateboard rider. Dean in helmet and leathers speed skating down street. Good 1970s fashion.
Access No. 148228 | 9 mins 24 secs | 1970s | Sydney, NSW, Australia | © NFSA - Restricted Access | Colour |