“Skatopia” ist ein Dokumentarfilm über den gleichnamigen anarchistischen Skatepark in Ohio. Am 11. Juli feiert der Film feiert seine weltweite Premiere auf dem AceFest in NYC.
Skatopia is a private skate park near Rutland, Ohio that is owned and overseen by Brewce Martin. Skatopia is also home to the Museum of Skateboard History, which houses more than 12 000 vintage skateboards from the sport’s beginnings in the 1960’s. It hosts two indoor bowls, a full pipe/vert ramp complex and a concrete outdoor bowl. It was featured in an episode of Viva La Bam and the video game Tony Hawk’s Underground 2 (as well as its PSP counterpart Tony Hawk’s Underground 2 Remix) as a level. The only requirement for visiting Skatopia is that you have to complete 1 hour of work. Due to the popularity of the park, and needs for money, a Skatopia shoe by Draven has been created. […]