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Peralta, Stacy

Overview
Works: 45 works in 133 publications in 7 languages and 3,889 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Sports films  History  Drama  Nonfiction films  Interviews  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Rock concert films  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Producer, Narrator, Actor, Author, Scenarist, Performer, Film editor
Classifications: HV6439.U7, 796.22
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Most widely held works about Stacy Peralta
  • Re-enactments by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences( Book )
 
Most widely held works by Stacy Peralta
Dogtown and Z-boys by Stacy Peralta( Visual )

35 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary about a gang of kids who virtually revolutionized skateboarding with an aggressive style, awe-inspiring moves and street smarts, and in the process, transformed youth culture forever. Captures the rise of the Zephyr skateboarding team from Venice's Dogtown, a tough "locals only" beach with a legacy of outlaw surfing, who used abandoned swimming pools to sharpen their skills
Lords of Dogtown by Catherine Hardwicke( Visual )

19 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of the legendary Z-Boys, this film is a fictionalized take on a brilliant group of young skateboarders who perfect their craft in the empty swimming pools of unsuspecting suburban homeowners, pioneering a thrilling new sport
Crips and Bloods made in America( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cluster of neighborhoods lies in the heart of Southern California, streets that form a grid between concrete ribbons of freeway. Nearly a quarter of its young men will end up in prison. Many others will end up dead. These neighborhoods in South Los Angeles are home to two of the most infamous African-American gangs, the Crips and the Bloods. On these mean streets over the past 30 years, more than 15,000 people have been murdered in an ongoing cycle of gang violence that continues unabated. Here is where America's most bloody and costly outbreaks in civil unrest erupted - not once, but twice, 27 years and just three miles apart. Combines archival footage with in-depth interviews
Riding giants by Stacy Peralta( Visual )

24 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opening with a two-minute animation recapitulating the first 1000 years of surfing history, Riding Giants goes on to summarize the story of the big wave riding. Interviews with legendary big wave surfers, at celebrated breaks from Hawaii's North Shore to California's Mavericks, help explain how surfing became not just a hobby, but a culture and way of life. Viewers without any interest in surfing will come away with a greater appreciation for the sport, and a better understanding of what drives those who have given their lives to it
Stoked the rise and fall of Gator( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark 'Gator' Rogowski was a celebrity with a six-figure income at age 17 and at 24 convicted of rape and murder, sentenced to prison for 31 years to life. Sexy, good looking and charismatic, he became one of the faces of skateboarding during that mid-Eighties moment when, as a newly monetized 'sport' it moved from its punk rock roots in Southern California out into Middle America. Utilizing archival footage, extensive interviews of friends, skating contemporaries, business associates, and journalists, along with audio commentary recorded in prison by Gator himself, this film is the result of six years of persistence and investigation. The subject, however, is how the commercialization of a once authentic youth culture curdled the fortunes-and psyche-of its first golden boy
No room for rockstars( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary with performances and interviews shot during the 2010 tour, telling the true stories of modern-era rock and roll
Bones Brigade : an autobiography( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the skateboard team Bones Brigade
Behind the scenes, Lords of Dogtown by Catherine Hardwicke( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skateboard madness( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A laid-back reporter is told his last chance to keep his job is to get some good photos for a story on skateboarding. He recruits four boarders who agree to take him on a skateboarding tour of California
Hawaiian : the legend of Eddie Aikau( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the life of Eddie Aikau, legendary Hawaiian big wave surfer
Hollywood Hits: 4 Movie Collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four popular Hollywood hit movies
Pipeline masters( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the history of the surfing competition that has been held since 1971 in Hawaii's Banzai Pipeline
Dinner for five( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actor/filmmaker Jon Favreau welcomes celebrity guests for wild, uncut dinner conversations about their experiences both on and off the set
Heath Ledger triple feature ; a knight's tale, Lords of Dogtown, the patriot( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lords of Dogtown tells the radical true story behind three teenage surfers from Venice Beach, California, who took skateboarding to the extreme and changed the world of sports forever."--Container
Heath Ledger 3 movie collector's pack( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The patriot : : After swearing off violence and fighting, French and Indian War hero Benjamin Martin takes up arms again to protect his family against the British soldiers that arrive at his South Carolina home
Vans Warped tour. greatest hits( Recording )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accompanying DVD has documentary with performances and interviews shot during the 2010 tour, telling the true stories of modern-era rock and roll
Freewheelin'( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stacy Peralta and his companions tour cities as they demonstrate methods of skateboarding
Dogtown and Z-boys by Stacy Peralta( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bones Brigade video show( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the first of the famous Bones Brigade Videos. It was filmed at the beginning of the 1980's skateboard boom and was intended to show new skaters what had been going on in the sport during and after the 1979-1983 "dark ages" when very few skaters remained loyal to the sport. Features ramps, pools, parks, streets, ditches, freestyle, downhill, super slo mo, "new moves" and an original soundtrack. Some of the best known skate songs come from this video (Skate and Destroy by The Faction, Mr. Mysterioso, Skateboard Blues, Bones Brigade Shuffle, with Johnny Rad)
Crips and Bloods made in America( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the emergence of the Bloods and Crips and their growth beyond the borders of South Central L.A. and offers insight as to how this ongoing tragedy might be resolved
 
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Alternative Names
Peralta Stacey 1957-....

Stacy Peralta Amerikaans filmregisseur

Stacy Peralta amerykański skater

Stacy Peralta cinéaste américain

Stacy Peralta regista, skateboarder e surfista statunitense

Stacy Peralta US-amerikanischer Regisseur, ein ehemaliger Skateboarder, Team-Surfer und Unternehmer

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Riding giantsStoked the rise and fall of GatorBehind the scenes, Lords of DogtownSkateboard madness