The roots of Carhartt go back to 1889, when Carhartt Inc. was established in Detroit, Michigan USA by Hamilton Carhartt. Since 1994 Carhartt has been distributed in Europe. Starting off with the regular work-wear collection from Carhartt Inc., Carhartt quickly adapted to the European market. Carhartt easily became one of the leading brands within the European Streetwear scene.
BMX, skate, music, and street art have always been an essential part of the Carhartt culture. As a matter of course, the company encourages and supports subcultures, small events and individual artists to develop and expand.BMX, skate, music, and street art have always been an essential part
Circus Maxximus documents all these activities. It is a reflection of how Carhartt Streetwear grew, how it became an essential part of the European streetwear culture, and how subcultures developed into an elemental part of the international streetwear scene.
This movie is a Carhartt Streetwear in-house production and highlights the milestones of the brands’ activities over the past decade.
Circus Maxximus is seen as a piece of art. Fast moving images combined with different graphics and artworks.
With this movie Carhartt Streetwear provides an insight into the work of respected artists they worked with over the years, documentaries of tours and competitions of the BMX and skate teams, the music around Combination Records and friends, as well as internationally respected events and tours by Carhartt Streetwear.
Join Tonga The White Lion, the Snake Man and all the others on their journey through the streets of Europe and dip into the magic arena of Carhartt Streetwear.
The arena is open… Enjoy the ride!
Circus Maxximus A Carhartt Streetwear in-house production DVD: 72 min + Bonus material Plus Circus Maxximus poster