The Motivation

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The Motivation
Directed by Adam Bhala Lough
Produced by Adam Bhala Lough
Ethan Higbee
Starring Rob Dyrdek
Ryan Sheckler
Paul Rodriguez
Chris Cole
Nyjah Huston
Eric Koston
Sean Malto
Music by Julian Wass
Edited by Jeff Gilbert
Distributed by Go Digital
Release date
  • April 25, 2013 (2013-04-25)
Tribeca Film Festival
Running time
90 minutes
Country United States
Language English

The Motivation is a 2013 documentary film that premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival. In the film, eight of the world's best pro-skateboarders prepare for the upcoming Street League Skateboarding Championship in New York City. Each equally talented, they all must overcome unique challenges - family pressures, injuries, money, fame and their own internal struggles - for a chance to win $200,000 and the title of best street-skateboarder in the world. The film received a limited theatrical release in the United States on June 30, 2013 and a VOD release on August 6, 2013. It topped the iTunes documentary charts for two weeks in a row upon release.[1]



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