The work of Spike Jonze is all over the map, with the unifying element being an abiding interest in counterculture, and a less than traditional way of looking at the world. Jonze’s early film and video work was in skateboarding videos, but he hasn’t done anything in that world since 2007.

Now, however, Jonze is one of the directors of Pretty Sweet, a skateboarding video now available on iTunes. Along with Ty Evans and Cory Weincheque — the reunion of the trio behind Fully Flared in ’07 — Jonze has put together this new skate video that features the likes of Eric KostonGuy MarianoSean MaltoMarc JohnsonElijah BerleJesus Fernandez, and Brian Anderson, as well as make other notable skaters.

The trailer has some stunning shots; check it out below. Read More »