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Title Dogtown and Z-boys [videorecording] / Sony Pictures Classics ; Vans "Off the Wall" Productions ; an AOP production ; directed by Stacy Peralta ; produced by Agi Orsi ; written by Stacy Peralta, Craig Stecyk.

Imprint Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2005], c2001.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Pacific Park Library DVD    796.22 DOG    Available
Edition Deluxe ed.
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 91 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2001.
Special features: exclusive sneak peek at the theatrical release of Lords of Dogtown; two Webisodes about Lords of Dogtown ; alternate ending ; director and editor commentary; extended "raw" skate footage.
Credits Director of photography, Peter Pilafian ; editor, Paul Crowder ; original music, Terry Wilson, Paul Crowder.
Performer Narrator, Sean Penn; featuring, Shogo Kubo, Bob Biniak, Nathan Pratt, Stacy Peralta, Jim Muir, Allen Sarlo, Chris Cahill, Tony Alva, Paul Constantineau, Jay Adams, Peggy Oki, Wentzle Ruml.
Summary Documentary about a gang of kids who virtually revolutionized skateboarding with an aggressive style, awe-inspiring moves and street smarts, and in the process, transformed youth culture forever. Captures the rise of the Zephyr skateboarding team from Venice's Dogtown, a tough "locals only" beach with a legacy of outlaw surfing, who used abandoned swimming pools to sharpen their skills.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13.
System Details DVD ; Dolby digital 5.0 ; Full screen (1.33:1 aspect ratio).
Language In English with optional French subtitles ; Closed-captioned.
Awards Best Documentary, 2002 Independent Spirit Awards; Best Director and Audience Awards, 2001 Sundance Film Festival; Audience Award, 2001 AFI Film Festival.
Subject Skateboarding -- California -- Los Angeles -- History.
Skateboarders -- California -- Los Angeles.
Surfing -- California -- Los Angeles -- History.
Genre/Form Sports films
Documentary films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Peralta, Stacy.
Orsi, Agi.
Stecyk, Craig, 1950-
Penn, Sean, 1960-
Vans "Off the Wall" Productions (Firm)
Agi Orsi Productions.
Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 1404977651
Standard No. 043396106611
Music No. 10661 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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