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A Story About Vintage Cars, With a Heartbreaking Turn

Mar 10, 2017 | 831 videos
Video by Daniel Soares

The short film What a Ride, by Daniel Soares, is about one man’s love of vintage cars and California roads. Soares began filming a documentary on vintage car enthusiasts nearly two years ago, and met a man named Jordan. The film follows the arc of Jordan’s life and passion for speed, and is equal parts beautiful and sad. Soares does a great job at capturing the carefree joys of life—watch his film, Totally Free, about roller skating in San Fransisco. You can find more of his work on his website.

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