The Cleanest Line
Dave O’Leske

Dave O’Leske

Dave O’Leske is the director, co-producer, co-editor and co-cinematographer of Dirtbag: The Legend of Fred Beckey and the co-founder of Through a Child’s Eyes Productions. His work includes award-winning feature length documentaries, commercial videos and still photography. Dave’s first documentary, Spirit of Snow (2002), won a Special Jury Award at Mountainfilm in Telluride and Best Short Documentary at the Golden Film Festival.


Photo: Fred Beckey Archive

Dirtbag: The Legend of Fred Beckey

Aug 9, 2016 August 9, 2016

This all began when I decided to hand-write a letter that I figured would never be read. I definitely did not expect it to be answered. First, I had to find the address of a man I wasn’t even sure had one. I’ve always been intrigued by the pioneers of… Read More