Welcome to Last Call. Dropping every Friday, this column serves as a wrap-up of our favorite stories and videos from the week—some old, some new, but all worthy of attention.
Kilian Martin: India Within
Is skateboarding a crime? Even if you answer “yes,” it’s easy to appreciate India Within. Whether you focus on Brett Novak’s cinematography or the sick skating, this thing is a treat for the eyes. Sometimes strange, sometimes beautiful, but always amazing, Kilian Martin’s skating is worth studying.
Duct Tape Surfing
There’s never been a more noble use of duct tape.
QUIK: Austyn Gillette
Quiksilver may have pulled out of skating, but luckily it left behind some solid artifacts, including this film. The brand collaborated with theberrics.com to shoot Austyn Gillette as he skated throughout L.A. Hang on—he hauls ass.
The Bear Safety Video of All Time
Have you ever come face to face with a bear? Did you know what to do? To prepare for that rare occasion in woods, watch this bear safety video. The tips in this video will definitely protect you, and make you look like a kook.