The Older Generation Discuss the Meanings and History Behind Their Tattoos in This Short Documentary

Tattoos are a prevalent form of body art within street culture, containing its own aesthetic

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Tattoos are a prevalent form of body art within street culture, containing its own aesthetic language and conventions that run a common theme. However, they also embody a deeply intimate visual representation of one’s own personal history — a theme that the short documentary “You Won’t Regret That Tattoo” explores by interviewing some of the older generation about what and why they choose to leave a permanent mark on their bodies. Discussing everything from their first tattoo, the most meaningful, and also any they have regretted, the documentary is a revealing, yet humanizing portrait of these people and several lifetimes worth of memories. Enjoy the 12-minute film above.

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