Los Angeles Film Festival
TIFF Next Wave Film Festival
"The voice of a South African skateboard champion anchors this stirring doc." The Hollywood Reporter
Homeless since the age of nine, South African skateboarder Thalente Biyela travels to the US to pursue his dream of becoming a professional skateboarder. Through his eyes, we experience what it takes to rise up out of circumstance and escape a lifetime on the streets.
South Africa, U.S. - 2015 - 1h 14m
Directed By: Natalie Johns
Written By: Natalie Johns
Starring: Thalente Biyela