[h1]SATURDAY JUNE 24 – 7:00pm[/h1]
7:00pm – CINEMATIC SHORTS
All Film Screenings at
Anthology Film Archives
32 2nd Ave, New York
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USA 2015 8min.
Dir. Xavi Medina
Valentina is a luthier and artisan – the greatest heart builder in the world. On this day, she has to rush to get to Salvador and save the love of her life.
USA 2017 6min.
Dir. Spencer MacDonald
Featuring cycling legend and overall wonderful soul, Connie Carpenter.
Canada 2016 4min.
Dir. Joe Codben
A man is stuck in loops of abstract memories after a relationship suddenly ends, circling through the madness of grief. Piano score by G. I. Gurdjieff.
Finland 2015 8min.
Dir. Julius Koivistoinen
A story about life, happiness and mental strength. Starring ultra athlete Markku Saarinen. Narrated by Frank Boyle. Original music by Teea Aarnio.
A FAMILY RIDES
USA 2017 10min.
Dir. Ben Rosen
Growing up in Brooklyn, Kenji learned from his father at a young age how liberating and powerful the simple act of riding a bicycle can be. Today, the family tradition continues, as Kenji accompanies his children, Enzo (8) and Akira (5) on their daily commute to school. In an age of environmental decay and a foreboding future, A Family Rides offers a poetic, lyrical portrait of a family trying to do things differently.
SOUL BMX LA VIE // FLORENT SOULAS
France 2017 11min.
Dir. Antoine Sabourin
A glimpse inside the world of one of the most progressive BMX riders of these past years, Florent Soulas, who in his private life, lives off the land growing his own vegetables.
USA 2015 4min.
Dir. Tomas Mankovsky
Inspired by true events, the film tells the story of two teens exploring young love. But not everything is what it seems. Music by No Age’s Randy Randall.
I HEART USA
USA 2017 26min.
Dir. Stuart Acker Holt
Director Stuart Acker Holt cycles a 60 mile heart-shaped route through Brooklyn, Queens, and Manhattan on the day of and the day after the 2016 presidential election. Speaking with people he meets along the way, he offers a moving insight into the perspectives from people living in New York City.