A Cinematic Century of Cycling
Curated by Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision
Screening as part of the New Zealand Bicycle Film Festival (NZBFF)
A fascinating and often hilarious collection of cycling movies, professional and home-made, from the audiovisual archive of Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision.
- a 1907 Belgian comedy about a short-sighted messenger boy who meets with a succession of ludicrous accidents
- New Zealand’s first cycle race around Mt Taranaki in 1911, and plenty more
- the New Zealand Cycling Corps during WWI
- cycle safety films and commercials spanning 40 years – guaranteed to make you laugh!
Cycle to the movies and lock your bike indoors - we have stands to rest your two-tyred transport.