[h1]SATURDAY JUNE 24 – 3:00pm[/h1]
3:00pm – BULLITT’S BURDEN
All Film Screenings at
Anthology Film Archives
32 2nd Ave, New York
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Sweden, Uganda 2016 15min.
Dir. Emilia Stålhammar, Veronica Pålsson, Elsa Löwdin
Amanda Ngabirano’s biggest dream is to have a cycling lane in her city, Kampala,Uganda. This nation faces a chaotic and dangerous traffic environment, but also struggles with endless queues, pollution, motorcyclists and cars attacking from every angle. An impossible task according to most, but not according to Amanda Ngabirano.
TALL BIKES WILL SAVE THE WORLD
Canada 2017 25min.
Dir. Benny Zenga
The Zenga Bros have been messing around with tall bikes for nearly 20 years. As filmmakers and builders they thought now’s time to deconstruct the who, how and why of their journey on tall bikes. The Zenga Bros document people trying tall bikes for the first time and reveal how they themselves incorporate the tall bike philosophy into their daily lives.
USA 2017 50min.
Dir. Chase Bauer
This traveling exploration uncovers a community of people fiercely devoted to an 8-foot-long bicycle: The Bullitt. Developed by Hans Bullitt Fogh, the Bullitt is a redesign of the traditional Danish longjohn bike. When tragedy strikes close to home, fandom for the bike moves in an unexpected direction.