Bicycle Film Festival - Memphis Program 2
URBAN BIKE SHORTS
KING OF SKITCH
USA 2008 | HD 2min.
Dir. Daniel Leeb
The King of NYC, Felipe Robayo, always finds the fastest way to get from A to B.
UK 2009 | HD 4min
Dir. Rick Symonds & Roddy Macintyre
Spend a time-lapsed evening with a cyclist in London.
MADE IN QUEENS
USA 2008 | 10min
Dir. Joe Stevens & Nicolas Randall
Last summer in Queens, NY a group of imaginative tinkerers from Trinidad created something no one had ever seen before: enormous stereo systems jerry-rigged onto ordinary bmx bikes. Traveling together, each behind the handlebars of his or her own massive homemade creation, they treat the neighborhood to an outrageous impromptu music and dance party on wheels.
USA 2004 | DV 4min.
Dirs. Neistat Brothers
This is a study of stealing bikes in New York City.
USA 1985 | 16mm 7min.
Dir. Ari Taub
This comedy classic short, shown worldwide, marked the debut of director/screenwriter Ari Taub and captured the spirit of low budget filmmaking in New York City. Jimmy a bicycle messenger from the Albatross Courier Company, takes us through the streets and boroughs of New York to deliver a package on time. Braving the perilous city streets, theres nothing Jimmy cant handle, or is there?
BMX DIVERSION IN BRAZIL
USA/BRAZIL 2002 | 16mm/DV 5min.
Dir. Bobby Carter
Take a journey to the neighborhoods of Sao Paulo and discover Brazils freestyle underground featuring: Balu, Daniel Molina, Leonardo Claro, and Marcos Paulo De Jesus.
USA 2007 | DV 3min.
Dirs. Neistat Brothers
The Neistat Brothers make a movie for the BFF every year. Here is an apology.
ITALY/USA 2008 | VIDEO 3min.
Dir. Robert Chynoweth
Italian cyclist Giuliano Calore (aka Cyclist of the Impossible) rides on Europes steepest mountain roads playing different musical instruments along the way.
PIXEL GEAR BIKES!! RIDE SAFE, RIDE FAST, RIDE FREE
Spain 2009 | Video 1min.
Dir. Simon Bericua Lopez
Pixel Gear Bikes!!! Is an animation based on Paperboy2 videogame sprites.
USA 2008 | DV 7min.
Dirs. Neistat Brothers and Tom Sachs
Tom Sachs rides his Waffle Bike to Brooklyn.
Japan 2009 | DVD 4min.
Dir. Kazuto Nakamura & Ikuma Ootsuba
We're riding fixed gear bikes, like skateboards.
Lucas Brunelle's Greatest Hits
USA 2006 | DV 12min.
Dir. Lucas Brunelle
Over two million people have downloaded his videos.
Lucas takes a bike and a camera where no woman or man has biked before.
WARRIORS: THE BIKE RACE
USA 2004 | Video 21min.
Dir. Christopher Ryan, Michael Green Jesse Epstein
In August of 2002, over 800 bicycle riders descended upon New York City in the form of 89 gangs. Their goal: to live out the epic gang warfare movie known as THE WARRIORS. During the all night race from the Bronx to Coney Island, riders got lost, blood was shed, police outwitted, and countless brain cells destroyed. Most of what took place that night was thankfully never to be discussed again untilWARRIORS: THE BIKE RACE.
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art
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Memphis, TN 38104
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