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#LIVING OFF THE WALL
A VANS DOCUMENTARY SERIES

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Angela Boatwright

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EAST LOS
Punk rock thrives in the
backyards of east los angeles
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Episode 01
THE INTRO
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COME ON IN, FOLLOW ME.
WE ARE L.A., WE LIVE HERE TOO. THE SCENE IS L.A., PUNK ROCK IS L.A.
BUT IF I WOULD HAVE MADE MY HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL TEAM I DON'T THINK I'D BE HERE RIGHT NOW.
“FAMILY IS LIKE THE TRUE MEANING OF WHAT KEEPS EVERY- ONE TOGETHER. AND THAT'S PRETTY MUCH HOW OUR SCENE IS, IT'S LIKE A BIG FAMILY.”
“WE'RE ALL A FAMILY AS ONE, WE TAKE CARE OF EACH OTHER.”

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ANTHONY

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Episode 02
ANTHONY
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IF I GO OUT IN THE STREET AND I TOSS SOMEBODY INTO THE STREET I CAN GO TO JAIL. BUT SOMETIMES YOU JUST WANNA DO IT.
IT'S LIKE THAT ANGER AND FRUSTRATION IT'S JUST EATING INSIDE YOU.
THIS IS MY SON, THE ONLY ONE.
WITHOUT THE BACKYARD SHOWS I'D PROBABLY BE VERY, VERY ANGRY.
ME AND MY MOM BUTTED HEADS A LOT GROWING UP.

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LAUREN

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Episode 03
LAUREN
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I'M LAUREN, I'M FROM EL SERENO, CALIFORNIA. I'M 14.
“WHAT ANGER COULD YOU POSSIBLY HAVE?”
ROSE, Lauren’s Mom
WHEN I WENT TO THE EAST L.A. SHOW IT WAS ACTUALLY MY FIRST SHOW.
“TEENS ARE SO DRAMATIC.”
LAURA
HER DAD IS IN JAIL. HE'LL BE THERE FOR TWO YEARS.

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NEKRO

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Episode 04
NEKRO
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YOU DON'T ALWAYS FEEL BETTER WHEN YOU CRY BUT WHEN YOU GO AND YOU PLAY SOME MUSIC IT'S LIKE, STUFF'S GONNA GET BETTER.
PUKING, THAT'S DEFINITELY SOMETHING THAT WILL HAPPEN WHEN I'M ONSTAGE.
AND I LOVE YOU GUYS, YOU ARE A FAMILY TO ME.
I REALLY, REALLY HAVE TROUBLE THINKING ABOUT THE SITUATION WITH MY GRANDMA.

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THE SHOW

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Episode 05
THE SHOW
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VIEW ANGELA'S BIO / CREDITS

Directed by:

Angela Boatwright

Produced by:

Angela Boatwright
Paige Dorian

DP:

AJ Broadbent
Ted Newsome

Editors:

Angela Boatwright
Gregory Promani

Sound:

Rob Filios

Production coordinator:

Aubree Reda

Additional camera:

Jonathan Holland
Roger Bagley
HanSu Kim
Matthew Payne
Micah Hollinger

Color:

Jordan Branch

Sound design:

Austin Krier

Tech:

Jeremy Cannon

Grip/Photo assistant:

Steve Lee

Production Assistant:

Adam L Murray
Joe McKay

Intern:

Ulises Montea

Music:

Episode "Intro":
Corrupted Youth "Heartless Bastards"
Underground Alliance "Underground Alliance"

Episode "Anthony":
Agressive N Rude "We're Here to Stay"

Episode "Lauren":
Las Cochinas "40 Ounce"
23 Skunks "Skank Till You Die"

Episode "Nekro":
Proyecto Makabro "Tales From the Crypt"
"Mi Ranchito" performed By Alejandro Vargas and Juana Barreto

Episode "The Show":
Apostasis "Limbus"
Stains "Nowhere"
Corrupted Youth "Heartless Bastards"

Photographs of Stains:

courtesy of Wild Don Lewis
http://wilddonlewis.photoshelter.com

Huge thank you:

To everyone at Vans for supporting this project. It wouldn't exist without you, thank you! Dedicated to every band that plays the backyards in East L.A. and all over Southern California and to all of the kids that support the scene, thank you!

Special Thanks:

Javier Cabral who introduced Angela to the scene and to Nacho from Corrupted Youth for going above and beyond what was necessary to make this project a reality.

Additional thanks:

Beth Martinez
Ron Martinez
Chris Prorock
Big Mike Red from Poor Kids Radio
Kara Dellacioppa
Beto Brakmo &
Andreas Trolf

Find East L.A.'s first punk rock band, Stains here:

www.facebook.com/pages/The-Stains/441023339249622

Find 80's Los Angeles punk legends Circle One here:

www.facebook.com/CircleOneOfficialPage

AND last but not least, the bands. This list represents an extremely small portion of bands that play the East L.A. backyards.

23 Skunks www.facebook.com/23Skunks

Age of Fear www.facebook.com/theageoffear?fref=ts

Aggressive N Rude www.facebook.com/pages/Agressive-N-Rude-ANR/136494276489079

Apostasis www.facebook.com/apostasis

Arrastrada www.facebook.com/arrastrada.powerviolence

Asko Politico www.facebook.com/AskoPolitico

Bacha Bazi www.facebook.com/Boozebum

Corrupted Youth www.facebook.com/corruptedyouthstreetpunk

Iron Blade www.facebook.com/ironblade666

Las Cochinas www.facebook.com/lascochinas

The Local Idiots https://www.facebook.com/thelocalidiots

LxDxT www.facebook.com/pages/LxDxT/175533019130445

Proyecto Makabro www.facebook.com/proyectomakabro?ref=profile

Red Light Fever www.facebook.com/pages/RedLight-Fever/652580334771130

StreetScum Mercenaries www.facebook.com/streetscum.skapunk

Underground Alliance www.facebook.com/pages/Underground-AllianceELA/181992988499124

Withdrawl Symptoms www.facebook.com/withdrawal.symptoms.9

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