"The Citizen Kane of skateboarding videos."08 January 199124 mins
Video Days is a skateboarding video by Blind Skateboards released in 1991. It is considered by many in the skateboarding community to be "the Citizen Kane of skateboarding videos", as director Spike Jonze's format has continued to be the definitive template for most skate videos.
Veronique, living with her divorced mother, is going on holiday to Mauritius with her father. To impress a local boy, Benjamin, she manages to complicate the situation by making up stories about her father.
Amidst her own personality crisis, southern housewife Evelyn Couch meets Ninny, an outgoing old woman who tells her the story of Idgie Threadgoode and Ruth Jamison, two young women who experienced hardships and love in Whistle Stop, Alabama in the 1920s.