California is a Place

A series of short beautiful documentaries that tell the stories of unique individuals throughout the Golden State. The films are produced, directed, and shot by Drea Cooper & Zackary Canepari.

The first short, Cannonball, is about skateboarders riding the abandoned and empty pools of Fresno, a city hit hard by the financial debt crisis resulting in numerous foreclosed homes. This is followed by a portrait of Hollywood Superman impersonator, Christopher Dennis, in the short Superman.

Don't forget to watch, Scrapertown, a distinct short about kids in Oakland that customize their bicycles. In order to become a member of the Original Scraper Bike Team, you must be: a resident of Oakland, be at least 7 years or older, retain A 3.0 Grade Point Average, and lastly create your own original Scraper Bike!

November 22nd, Thursday at 5PM