A Skate Video, also known as a Skate Film or Skateboarding Movie, is a movie of or about skateboarding, often showing new tricks and a series of skateboarders in a montage. With the advent of social media and new digital filmmaking tools, the conventions and styles of skate videos continue to evolve and redefine themselves alongside the sport of skateboarding.
Released in 1965, the short film Skaterdater is credited as the first film to depict skateboarding and therefore the first skate video. In 2015, The Berrics campaigned for the film's acceptance into the National Film Registry.
In most skate videos, skaters show their skills in sections called video parts, but other formats and techniques, such as montages, are used, and new tricks are often demonstrated.
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