You know the crazy pull-ups and push-ups, frontwards and reversed, with acrobatics and flair thrown in there, that you've seen them on movie screens and Internet spots? Well, those are street calisthenics... and they have become a movement and a movie. Check it.
An underground urban fitness movement risks losing its identity as a social tool as it rapidly becomes a new international sport.
- Rain Bennett
What you should take away: Parallels to Hip-Hop. Something else comes up from the streets, lives around the way, gets blown up and goes worldwide (good) and commercial (not so good in some ways); and the culture is worried that its true and best self (e.g. its essence) will be lost.
Watch the trailer.