Keyword: biking

Ithaca (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/22/2014
In 1942 in Ithaca, a small town in California's San Joaquin Valley, young Homer Macauley wants to be the best bike messenger to ever live. His older brother is off fighting World War II, with Homer tending to his widowed mother, his older sister, and 4-year-old brother. As Homer delivers messages, he grapples with one that will change him forever - from a boy into a man. A story of war's impact...

Wadjda (2013)

Rated: PG Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 09/12/2013
10-year-old Wadjda lives in a suburb of Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia. Although she lives in a conservative world, Wadjda is fun loving, entrepreneurial and always pushing the boundaries. After a fight with a neighborhood boy, Wadjda sees a beautiful green bicycle for sale and wants it desperately so that she can beat him in a race. But her mother won't allow it, because their society that...
May I Kill U?

May I Kill U? (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 87 minutes Release date: 01/30/2014
Baz is an ordinary British cycle cop until a freak accident during a riot turns him into a psychopathic vigilante. Baz sends criminals to their final reward after politely asking "May I kill you?" These exchanges are recorded on his helmet-cam and turn up on social networks. Baz begins to gather a larger fan base with each killing, until he himself is captured by an angry relative of one of his...

Half The Road (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 106 minutes Release date: 04/17/2014
This documentary explores the world of women's professional cycling, focusing on both the love of sport and the pressing issues of inequality that modern-day female riders face in a male dominated sport. With footage from some of the world's best UCI races to interviews with Olympians, World Champions, rookies, coaches, managers, officials, doctors and family members, it offers a unique insight...
Dir: Kathryn Bertine
With: N/A
American Jesus

American Jesus (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 80 minutes Release date: 05/13/2014
This is an exploration of Christianity in every faction of American Life, from the breadline to the yoga studio, from the humble churches of snake handlers to mega churches. Christian cowboys, bikers and musicians, comedians, surfers and cage-fighters, they are all doing it for Christ. Filmmaker Aram Garriga travels from his native Barcelona to the politically divided United States to chronicle...
Dir: Aram Garriga
With: N/A
Grande Boucle

La Grande Boucle (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 06/11/2013
François is an avid Tour de France fan. If his dream remains to participate in the legendary cycling competition, but he is far from being a champ. After losing his job, his wife leaves him and goes on vacation with their son. François takes the opportunity to sneak in the Tour one day ahead of all the pros. At first on his own, he is soon joined by others who are inspired by his challenge. Then...

The Alley Cat (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 68 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
Bike messenger Jasper anxiously waits for the much-anticipated "alleycat" -- her friends' annual booze-soaked bike race across Chicago's South Loop. When the big night finally arrives, Jasper starts off with a significant lead, yet quickly finds herself caught in the web of her fellow racers' longstanding secrets.

Marinoni (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Giuseppe Marinoni has been making some of the most desirable bicycle frames in Canada for decades. Although his enterprise has grown over the years, he still seems happiest when welding a handmade frame. Since leaving his native Italy, he has made a home in Montréal. A competitive cyclist in his youth, at age 75 he decides to attempt a World Record for distance cycled in one hour for his age...

Abseits der autobahn (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Roman and Linda are a couple who have long since ceased to have anything in common, apart from the Bloody Marys they like to drink. One day, they set off for a bicycle ride in the Swiss mountains with Roman -- despite not feeling very well -- on a traditional bike, while Linda has an electric model. Their trip soon hits unforeseen complications and this couple in a troubled relationship find...