Posted in Photography

The Bicycle Film Festival celebrates the bicycle.  The Festival hits New York City June-16-20 to celebrate its 10th Anniversary. The good folks behind the fest have been doing it for the past 9 years and are doing it and doing it and doing it well.  The BFF hits 30 cities to celebrate the bicycle lifestyle through art, film and music, featuring all styles of bikes and biking from Tall Bike jousting, Track Bikes, BMX, Alleycats, Critical Mass, Bike Polo, Cycling to Recumbents. Bringing together all aspects of bicycling together to advocate its ability to transport us in many ways, and ultimately the Fest is about having a good time. Past BFF’s have featured work from artists like Jorgen Leth, Mike Mills, Jonaas Mekas, Blonde Redhead and Michel Gondry. Its also where we first learned about “encuclopaedia”. Google it.

For those who are still interested in submitting a film. The deadline for submission has been extended so you have 3 more days.


The Bicycle Film Festival screens films and videos documenting, depicting, promoting and supporting bike culture in all it’s forms. Films can be any length, but to be eligible for their shorts programs, they prefer films under 10 minutes. Just shoot them an email to let them know if your submission will be late at :

How do I submit my film? Download the submissions form here and send it to:

Bicycle Film Festival
70A Greenwich Ave. #307
NY NY 10011

along with your film on either DVD or miniDV, NTSC and PAL are accepted by March 27, 2010. There’s no submission fee.

Check out this pretty cool photo-stream shot by Lorenzo Fariello,  featuring some action in front of BFF Headquarters in New York today.  Austin Horse stopped by with a flat on the Samurai Messengers cargo bike. As well a BMW hit a cyclist out front. He looks to be alright.

[nggallery id=62]

While we have you here, if you are looking for some more BIKE PORN. Check these Discosalt links out:

1 Comment

  1. Richie
    April 4, 2010

    Mini Bike Winter:


Leave a Reply