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439 Skatopia: 88 Acres of Anarchy
I'm a skater... I'm here to prove a point. You can survive without immersing yourself in the system.


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Overview

Genre

Cultural History, Biography, Sports, Foreign Worlds, and Anthropology

Synopsis

Skatopia: 88 Acres of Anarchy takes you inside a hillbilly skateboarder "commune" in Appalachia where anything goes. The self-declared cult-leader of Skatopia converts punk skaters into volunteer labor, battles bill collectors, does a stint in jail and raises his own family amidst the chaos.

Stage

finished

Running time

96 minutes

Links

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Credits

Laurie House ... Director, Editor

Colin Powers ... Producer, Videographer

Ramsey Fendall ... Editor

Production Details

Prod. Co.

Headlamp Pictures/LRP Group LP.

Country

United States

Production years

5

Locations

1

Distribution Details

Release year

2010

Festivals

ACEfest NYC, Hot Springs Documentary Festival, Amsterdam Intl. Festival, Santa Barbara Intl. Festival, Lake Placid Film Forum, DocuWest, Skateboard Film Festival,

Distribution

Passion River Films, Video Action Sports

Language

English