A Simple Path

A Simple Path

3 Seasons

Yann Horowitz experiences skateboard culture in interesting cities around the world exploring its DIY lifestyle which has permeated into the parallel worlds of art, music, and fashion.

A Simple Path
  • Cape Town

    Episode 1

    Cape Town South Africa is about vintage cameras, fish and chips with seals, botany inspired apparel, The Dollfins, a hand poke tattoo, forest foraged mushrooms and drag queens skating a barrier on Table mountain.

  • Johannesburg

    Episode 2

    Empowered in Jozi the city of gold South Africa with the kids from Skateistan, leftfield artists and photographers, streetside Kotas, volcano sessions, Slappy screen printing, a backyard ramp and skating through an art gallery.

  • Botswana

    Episode 3

    Gaborone, Botswana is the turf of The Knuckelheads and unlikely skate spots, True-D fashion, traditional feasts, garage beats, inspiring street art and a fashion shoot in an abandoned building.

  • Swakopmund

    Episode 4

    Amidst the vast desert, we discover handmade leather shoes, the yellow bus on the beach, Kalahari truffles, the power of gemstones, keepers of the desert elephants and a skate ramp in the middle of the dunes.

  • Nairobi

    Episode 5

    Uhuru Park is the nucleus for skateboarders in Gaborone. We meet street Keedz turned mentors, the maker of skate trucks, a local animator, producer of Sighkick Mag and learn sign language at Pallet Café.