The Big Bike Film Night

The Big Bike Film NightPrepare to be inspired! The Big Bike Film Night is on a mission sharing the best cycling short films from around the world with you. Our 2019 collection showcases everything a cycling-centric audience could want: action, drama, humour, and plenty of inspiration; the evening is going to be unashamedly, unequivocally, and utterly bike-alicious! Our treasure chest of stories includes… a spectacle of winter with the icy playground providing a visual journey as never seen before by bike; a fixie rider who commits a crime of passion; five friends with disabilities attempting a world-first human-powered ride from Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre 2150km to Mount Kosciuszko in Australia (what could possibly go wrong?); …

Big Bike Film Night: A SUNDAY IN HELL

Big Bike Film Night: A SUNDAY IN HELL“Arguably the best film ever made about professional cycling” – Peter Cowie, International Film Guide In honour of Paris-Roubaix, the most famous and the most dramatic of the spring classic “monument” races, we’re bringing this outstanding cycling documentary to the BIG screen for ONE NZ SCREENING ONLY, as part of our Feature Series. Academy Cinemas, Lorne St, Auckland – Thursday 11 April, 8.30pm Tickets $22 Adult/ $16 for under 16s OLD AND GOLD!!! This film has stood the test of time in terms of documentary making, cycling prowess and cutting edge cinematography. The hellish Sunday took place on April 11, 1976 when the champions of cycle-racing battled for victory in …

Cycle Chic Film Night #1

Cycle Chic Film Night #1Brought to you by the Big Bike Film Night, a programme of short cycling films on the big screen, selected to inspire, encourage and celebrate women who love to bike. Showcasing women who push boundaries, are courageous, and are advocates for change; all through the power of the humble bike. It’s the ‘thinking cyclists’ film collection that ALL genders will connect with and enjoy. The Tuesday 14 August screening starts at 6pm, and will finish shortly after 7:40pm. There is also a Wednesday showing. Tickets are available from The Big Bike Film Night website, or by phoning Brett on 021 748 441. Door sales at the Academy Cinema on the night …

The Big Bike Film Night is back – and it’s bigger and better!

The Big Bike Film Night is back - and it's bigger and better!A night at the movies, especially for us! That’s the promise of the Big Bike Film Night: a cinematic feast, united by the humble bicycle. A sold-out success last year, the BBFN is rolling back into Auckland in mid-May. If you were lucky enough to catch last year’s screening, you know what to expect: an exhilarating and inspirational compilation of short films that capture the many ways our wheels move us. Whatever your particular bike angle, it’s catered for. And you’ll be amazed by how involving the stories are simply as stories – about people, just doing their thing on bikes. And here’s some great news: this year features more screenings and even more delights than ever. Curator Brett …
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