This Roller Derby Team Is Jamming for Representation
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This Roller Derby Team Is Jamming for Representation

(piano notes) (group chanting) (group screaming) – I joined Team Indigenous to be a part of something bigger than myself. – It’s very important that we have visibility as native people. – I just think it’s like important to see somebody that looks like you at the top level. (happy string music) – [Narrator] This […]

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The Last of the French Cowboys
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The Last of the French Cowboys

(pleasant music) – [Narrator] The marshy region in the south of France is home to herds of white Camargue horses, one of the oldest and rarest horse breeds in the world. Since the 1500s, the people of Camargue have upheld a tradition dedicated to caring for them. (foreign language) For centuries, there has been unwavering […]

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Grooving at California’s Most Retro Roller Rink
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Grooving at California’s Most Retro Roller Rink

– [Dominic] It’s a rarity to go to a rollerskating rink and find live music there. – [Narrator] Most other roller rinks have gone digital. But head to Southern California, and you’ll find one of the last remaining rinks to employ a live organ player. (funky music) – My name is Dominic Cangelosi, and I […]

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Riding (Horses) for Compton

(upbeat music) – The main thing people think about Compton is you go into Compton and everybody’s gang-banging at you and shooting at you but it’s really not like that. There have been times that people have made rude comments while we were at a competition. One of the girls had said, “Oh, they’re from […]

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Sounds of the Nightmare Machine

– [Mark] There’s the rulers. (low chime) The reverb tank. (metal clanking) The ebow. (ominous, high-pitched whine) – [Tony] A normal instrument. You’re playing it and you’re expecting it to have a sound that is pleasing. But with an instrument like this, the goal is to just produce sounds that, in this case, are disturbing. […]

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The Only Relative of the Giraffe Looks Like a Zebra

– [Narrator] This is an okapi. They may look like zebras, but they are actually the only living relative of giraffes. (lively, bouncy music) Endemic to the Democratic Republic of Congo, the okapi is a solitary animal that lives only in dense forests. Their coloring is distinctive. Their deep red coat contrasts with black and […]

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Hip-Hop and Horses
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Hip-Hop and Horses

– [Baldenna Tha King] Houston rap to me is the backbone of hip-hop, but the music that I make is different. ♪ Trailride in my city ♪ There’s no one in my lane that’s doing what I’m doing. I’m Baldenna Tha King, and I make trail ride rap. ♪ “Trailride in My City,” by Baldenna […]

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Training Wild Horses With Convict Cowboys
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Training Wild Horses With Convict Cowboys

– I would say a bond between the inmate and the horse is one of the most important things that they learn. When they actually start to bond with that horse, they will become better trainers, they will become better people. I think that’s good that they feel that much pride in their horses. It’s […]

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