Quartersnacks – Favorite Spot

A series of mini-docs featuring skateboarders discussing their relationships with locations closely tied to their careers.

Favorite Spot with Max Palmer on the Canal Fountain

Max Palmer talks about the Canal Fountain – unofficially: ‘Max Palmer Park’, officially: Albert Capsouto Park or, just, “That spot where Max does all the firecracker tricks.”

EDIT: FARRAN GOLDING

INTERVIEW: KONSTANTIN SATCHEK

FOOTAGE COURTESY OF: JOHNNY WILSON, WAYLON BONE, LOGAN LARA

ADDITIONAL FOOTAGE: EMILIO CUILAN, PAUL YOUNG, PETER SIDLAUSKAS, NIK STAIN

Favorite Spot with Dick Rizzo on Grant’s Tomb

Dick Rizzo talks Grant’s Tomb; national landmark on the Upper West Side, a go-to spot for those travelling from New Jersey to New York and staple location in his video parts from Nevermind (2012) to Bronze’s Solo Jazz (2013) and Trust (2015) to his ender in Quasi’s debut feature, Mother (2018).

This instalment was accompanied by ‘Imagine If You Could Just Rip Across That’ – An Interview With Dick Rizzo.

INTERVIEWS AND EDIT: FARRAN GOLDING

FOOTAGE COURTESY OF: PAUL YOUNG, PETER SIDLAUSKAS, TYLER CHICHY, TYLER SMOLINKSKI

ADDITIONAL FOOTAGE: JP BLAIR, ANDREW GOSSELIN, WILLIAM STROBECK, JAY MALDONADO, COLIN KENNEDY

PHOTOGRAPHY: JONATHAN MEHRING

Favorite Spot with Anthony Van Engelen on The Green Bench

AVE talks about that curved Green Bench from The DC Video and the twenty years of cat-and-mouse which saw him reunite with it for Fucking Awesome’s Dancing On Thin Ice.

This instalment was accompanied by the longform piece ‘A Certain Amount of Suffering’ – An Interview With Anthony Van Engelen.

INTERVIEW AND EDIT: FARRAN GOLDING

FOOTAGE COURTESY OF: GREG HUNT, CODY GREEN, BENNY MAGLINAO, COLIN KENNEDY, WILLIAM STROBECK

ADDITIONAL FOOTAGE AND STILLS: THE SOVEREIGN SECT, FUCKING AWESOME / HOCKEY EYES WITHOUT A FACE

Favorite Spot with Gilbert Crockett on SunTrust and Downtown Richmond

Gilbert Crockett talks about his hometown’s key spot, SunTrust and the surrounding areas of downtown Richmond, Virginia that him and the Venue/Bust Crew boys have frequented in videos such as ‘Old Dominion’ and ‘Gospel’ over the years.

This instalment was accompanied by the longform piece ‘The Fundamentals Of Skating Are In A Video Part’ – An Interview With Gilbert Crockett.

INTERVIEW AND EDIT: FARRAN GOLDING

FOOTAGE COURTESY OF: WILL ROSENSTOCK

ADDITIONAL FOOTAGE: MAURY BLANKINSHIP, KEVIN O’DELL, ALLEN DANZE, MAX MATTOON, MIKE POUND

STILL IMAGES AND PHOTOGRAPHY: THE SOVEREIGN SECT, ERIC ‘RODENT’ CHESLAK