BFF10 BOSTON P.4 RIDING THE LONG WHITE CLOUD
Cuba 2008 | Mini DV 12 min.
Dir. Milagro Farfan
With nothing but rusty scraps and human willpower, taxi-bike drivers make a way to live and work in Cuba, despite the labor conditions that oppress them every day. They have created "the peoples' relief."
BMX AT BURNSIDE
USA 2010 | Mini DV 4min.
Dir. Dean Dickinson
An inside look into the history of the of Portland's notorious Burnside Skate Park from a BMX bike rider's view. Drugs, violence and prostitution are just a few hurdles that they had to overcome to make this DIY project possible.
Canada 2010 | HD 8 min.
Dir. Jason Gilmore
An inside look at Igor Kenk, "the world's most prolific bicycle thief", according to The New York Times. In summer 2008, Kenk was arrested and nearly 3,000 bicycles were seized in one of the biggest news stories of the year. Built from more than 30 hours of never-before-seen intimate footage taken over the year leading right up to his arrest, KENK: A Graphic Portrait is a ground-breaking 304-page journalistic comic book that profiles one of cycling's most notorious villains.
COUNTYWIDE: BICYCLING ACROSS LOS ANGELES
USA 2010 | HD 10 min.
Dir. Eric Matthies
Cycling offers escape from the daily grind of Los Angeles, and a way of accessing different views of it. This film is a smattering of those perspectives.
USA 2010 | HD 5min.
Dir. Colby Elrick
Macaframa co-director and rider Colby Elrick presents a fun look at Sacramento riding on and off road . Macramento features Sacramento and other Northern California notables, including John Cardiel, Squirrel, Lockedcog Kris, Bradlay, Ted Shred, and James Newman.
RIDING THE LONG WHITE CLOUD
New Zealand, Canada 2009 | HD/DV/Super 8 44min.
Dir. Alex Craig
Seven professional skateboarders, Rick McCrank, Silas Baxter Neal, Cairo Foster, John Rattray, Keegan Sauder, Chris Haslam and Kenny Anderson attempt to cycle New Zealand's North Island in this beautiful documentary. They experience the Heaven and Hell of cycling New Zealand while traversing the island in search of skate spots.
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