Synopsis by Kyle Lavigne
Director/co-writer Crystal Moselle explores themes of friendship, personal freedom, athletic subculture, and gender dynamics in this coming-of-age film. Camille (Rachelle Vinberg), a lonely Long Island skateboarder, is thrilled to be accepted into a group of all-female skateboarders based in New York’s Lower East Side. Her newfound friendships become strained when she befriends a boy from a rival group of all-male skaters.
friendship, girl, self-discovery, skate-park, skateboarding, teenagers