new york: bikemania

photo: cycling across brooklyn bridge

the bicycle film festival is back, kicking off its 12th edition today in new york city. celebrating bike culture and lifestyle, there's once again a slew of interesting new films from across the planet on the program. feature film highlights include the world premiere of the feature length line of sight by legendary cycling cinematographer lucas brunelle, and shay elliot: cycle of betrayal, directed by martin dwan, about Ireland’s first professional cyclist and the incredible events surrounding his career and life. click [here] to view the festival's full screening + party program [on through jul 1]. after new york the bicycle film festival will continue to helsinki, moscow, istanbul and over 20 other cities across the planet. new york screening location: anthology film archives, 32 second avenue [east village].