The Birth of Skateboarding in the West Bank

A documentary, chronicling how a small group of teenagers created a skate scene from scratch in a place where you can’t even buy a skateboard has been released online. Epicly Palestine’d, a half-hour-long investigation into the burgeoning skate culture of the West Bank, gets to grips with a counterculture struggling against the strains of military occupation. Check out the inspiring and heartwarming production above and head to epiclypalestined.com for more information.

The Birth of Skateboarding in the West Bank