BFF10 TORONTO P.5 URBAN BIKE SHORTS
WE'VE GOT IT ON TAPE
UK 2010 | DVCPRO HD 5 min.
Dir. Brendan McNamee
Brendan is recorded playing "solo polo" with microphones all over his body, bike and mallet. A soundscape of bike polo in action.
A NEW CHALLENGE
USA 2010 | VIDEO 2 min.
Dir. Neistat Brothers
This short by perrennial contributors and friends the Neistat Brothers. Van challenges his studio manager Oscar Boyson to a bi-unicycle challenge.
Germany, France, Spain 2009 | Mini DV 10 min.
Dir. Andrew Crighton
Portraits of bicycle messengers from Barcelona to Paris to Berlin.
USA, Japan 2009 | Digital SLR 1 min.
Dir. Steven Day
Bicycling through the city at the speed of light.
The Netherlands 2010 | DVCAM 9 min.
Dir. Meik de Swaan & David Dijkhoff
Founded by the brothers Bustraan in 1921, legendary bicycle manufacturer RIH has sponsored and supplied the Dutch National team for many years. Since 1973 RIH has been run by Wim van der Kaaij, who still hand builds track and race bikes in Amsterdam at over 70 years old.
USA 2010 | HD 7 min.
Dir. Mike Schmitt & Ed Laforte
Two of the most talented street riders today, Mike Schmitt and WONKA kill it like no others in the world.
USA 2010 | HD 10 min.
Dir. Brendan O'Neill Kohl & Minka Farthing-Kohl
A short film about bike messengers, day laborers and outsourcing gone wild.
ERIK ELSTRAN'S DRAGON SHREDIT!
USA 2010 | HD 4 min.
Dir. Erik Elstran
This dragon rides a bike!
MINI VELODROME DE BORDEAUX
France 2010 | HD 3 min.
Dir. Niko Fontas
A glimpse into a French velodrome through a tilt-shift lens yields beautifully mesmerizing effects.
BUSHVELD BIKE MESSENGER
South Africa 2009 | HD 5 min.
Dir. Boyd Varty
Nothing, not even elephants, giraffes, rhinos or wildebeests can stop the Bushveld bike messenger from making his delivery.
LUCAS BRUNELLE - LINE OF SIGHT
USA 2010 | HD/16mm 30 min.
Dir. Benny Zenga and Lucas Brunelle
Lucas Brunelle travels the globe documenting alleycat races and every year he presents a new film at the BFF. This year for our tenth anniversary Lucas teams up with Benny Zenga to produce a film that takes it to new heights. Lucas is the undisputed master of documenting alleycats. From the vantage point of his custom helmet-cam, his footage serves as a rare document, insight into the best urban riders in the world in their natural element. Now Benny Zenga turns the camera back on Lucas Brunelle to bring a new dimension to this rare talent and 'international man of mystery'.
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