Bicycle Film Festival: 18 Messenger Shorts
Three showings of a 18-film program.
- DAO & THE ART OF BICYCLE INVENTION
UK 2006 | Various Mediums | 3 min.
Dir. Danny Beck
BRIT DOCS Selection
- MY BIKE, MY BAG and I
USA | 1 min.
Dir. RED LIGHT GO courtesy of KSK Studios
- 95th BERLIN SIX DAYS
GERMANY 2006 | DV | 7min.
Dir. Motimer Slomo
Berlin Six Days is the oldest sporting event in Berlin, packed everyday with approximately 12,500 spectators. The events include bad music, good beer, and parties till 3 AM for 6 days in a row.
- KO MASUDA: LIFE AND PROCESS
Japan 2006 | DV | 3 min.
Dir. Marc Blake
A short video capturing the unique life and process of Ko Masuda – artist, designer, and Buddhist monk.
- WOLFPACK. THE HUSTLE RIDE
USA 2007 | DV | 3 min.
Dir. Donny Digital
A bicycle crew running a weekly 30-45 mile fast paced ride known as "The Hustle Ride" across the streets of Los Angeles.
- SIX PACK ATTACK
USA 2007 | DV | 1 min.
Dir. Luke Stiles
Track, Beer, Games
- BICYCLE FOR SLEEPING OR MAYBE DRUNK OK
USA 2007 | DV | 4 min.
Dir. Ross Harris
Guatemalan artist Edy Arturo Lopez Peralta shows off his one of a kind bicycle. Awesomeness ensues.
- NIGHT OF THE LIVING BICYCLES
Denmark 2006 | Animation | 7 min.
Dir. Louise Falck
Bruun Markus is hanging out with his friends one night when strange things begin to happen, not only just in Copenhagen but all over the world.
- THE NEW HAPPY HOUR
USA 2007 | Super-8 | 2 min.
Dir. Brian Vernor
Racing checkpoint with guns in Californian Mountains.
- ON THE BOARD: FREECALL MESSENGERS IN SAN FRANCISCO
USA 2007 | DV | 9 min.
Dir. Dan Gingold
This short documentary examines the advantages and challenges of "Freecall" dispatch by following one SF messenger company.
- AFTER THE FALL
USA 2006 | DV | 8 min.
Dir. Marshall Pierce
A juxtaposition of Milwaukee, a glowing industrial city, and the people who choose to live there by bike.
USA 2006 | DV | 7 min.
Dir. Gary Beeber
Follow Kamikaze, the legendary bicycle messenger, for one year as he works the gritty streets of NYC. Kamikaze, who recently turned 50, has been employed as a bicycle messenger for over 25 years.
- RIDING BIKES & ROBBING TRAINS
UK 2006 | Various Mediums | 3 min
Dir. Philip Parkin
BRIT DOCS Selection
- ANOTHER BIKE MOVIE
USA 2007 | 3 min.
Dir. Neistat Brothers
Itâ€™s about a bike.
- DOUBLE RUSH
USA/France 1986 | 7 min.
Dir. Aziz Rahman, Jessica Agullo
Before email and before the fax there was just one way to get a package across town. This documentary shows some of the best bike messengers of the eighties jamming in traffic and telling their story.
- FAST FRIDAY
USA 2007 | DV | 8 min.
Dir. David Rowe
A local track bike event held at Cadence Clothing in Seattle, WA which aims to support the scene by gathering riders together on Fast Friday.
- TRACK KAIJU
USA 2007 | DV | 10min.
Dir. Michael Green
World Champion Fixie King Shino and his travel companion journey from Tokyo to do battle in NYCâ€™s most legendary intense alleycat: Monster Track.
- LUCAS BRUNELLE VIDEO #2
USA 2007 | DV | 14min.
Dir: Lucas Brunelle
The famous Lucas Brunelle travels the world from London to Mexico City to New York. In this yearâ€™s update of his worldwide adventures you see the emerging bike movement through his helmet cam.