Greatest cycle race in the world sees pedal powered World Premiere of new film BICYCLE.
BICYCLE - a 90 minute documentary had it's Public World Premiere at the Yorkshire Festival Of Cycling on Friday 4th July ahead of the ceremonial start of the Tour de France with The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry in attendance.
Directed by 2x BAFTA winning Michael B.Clifford, the screening took place on a huge outdoor screen powered by 12 cyclists!
Clifford, himself a keen cyclist made the film to explore the question 'why is cycling and the bicycle are back in fashion?'
BikeRight! are one of the Associate producers of the film, MD Liz Clarke said: "not only is it great to be involved in this documentary but it also gave us the opportunity to support a fantastic independent film."
BICYCLE tells the story of cycling in the land that invented the modern bicycle, it’s birth, decline and re birth from Victorian origins to today. The film weaves bicycle design, sport and transport through the retelling of some iconic stories and features interviews with notable contributors: Sir Dave Brailsford, Gary Fisher, Chris Boardman, Ned Boulting, Sir Chris Hoy, Tracy Moseley, Mike Burrows and many more plus great archive, animation and music.
“At a time when the bicycle is back in fashion, it is great to see a film about this beautiful machine coming out ” Chris Boardman, MBE Olympic Gold Medalist
The film will be on limited cinema release throughout the summer and autumn and will come out on DVD in September.