Watch pro skater Alan Mesquita travel the world and skate every bowl that a country can offer. In this first episode, Alan Mesquita takes us in Brasil and experience some stoke bowl skate sessions.
Who has not dreamed of traveling and see the world? For the real ‘Bowl Riders’ it means to experience the most challenging curves and transitions. An experience that the Brazilian skater Allan Mesquita want to share with the audience in this documentary. A portrait of the skate bowl tradition, that takes us to the roots of skateboarding, originally practiced in the Californian backyard pools.
Pro-skater with over 15 years in the world circuit, Allan Mesquita presents us, in 6 episodes directed by Rodrigo Pesavento and Daniel Bacchieri, the most thrilling skateparks on the European continent (Marseille, Basque Country, Brixlegg, Prague and Amsterdam) and Brazil (Sao Paulo, Sao Bernardo do Campo, Rio de Janeiro, Florianopolis and Porto Alegre).
Born in Rio de Janeiro, Allan Mesquita starts the trip by Rio and Sao Paulo before leaving for Europe. Returning to Brazil, he lands in Porto Alegre, where it continues to Florianopolis, alongside skateboarding legends, as Steve Caballero, Omar Hassan and Jeff Grosso.
A trip for 31 days, around 17 skateparks in 11 cities of 6 countries, mixing sport and culture, taking a look at the identity and style of each place.
General Coordination: Rodrigo Pesavento
Director: Rodrigo Pesavento and Daniel Bacchieri
Reporting, producing and images: Henry Saltz
Editing: Daniel and Henry Bacchieri Saltz
Finishing: Julian Storchi
Trail: Loop Claim
Achievement: Movies Zeppelin
360° with Allan Mesquita
a six piece web documentary
produced by Zeppelin Filmes