A year ago, while photographing skateboarders in Venice Beach, a young man quickly caught my eye. He was a great skateboarder so I asked to take some photos of him. That photography session turned into three to four months of on and off documenting of his life.
This is a brief glimpse into the life of Willy -- A young, passionate skateboarder living homeless in Venice Beach, California.
Directed by Basak Erol
DOP Jimmy Hammond
Music Supervisor Sanni Youboty
Sound Design/Mixing Ezgi Ozkan
Color Grade Jade Carter, Claude Shires @Unreel Media
The Lonely Wild "Banks and Ballrooms"
The Mo-Odds "It's my Heart"
Chippy Nonstop "Nache Mere Saath"
The Lonely Wild "Out of My Mind"
The Shimmies "Judas"
Kiev "Small Kid/Tall Tree"
No "The Long Haul"
Hustle and Drone "Index"