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Bicycle Film Festival Starts Today

Published June 16, 2009

NEW YORK, NY (BRAIN)—The New York leg of the Bicycle Film Festival starts today and runs through June 21 with five days of bike events—with parties, block parties, rock shows, art shows and, of course, the screenings.

Here's a short list of the events:

June 17
Bikes Rock at South Street Seaport (Pier 17, Fulton at South Streets). Featuring The Teenagers & The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion. Produced by the Seaport Music Festival. Free and Open to the Public, 6 p.m.

June 18
Opening of Joy Ride art show at four venues 6-10 p.m. Artists include: Kenny Scharf, Jonas Mekas, Martha Cooper, Agathe Snow, Kelsey Brookes, Cheryl Dunn, Maya Hayuk, Ryan Humphrey, Kenzo Minami, James Jean, Graffiti Research Lab, Scott Campbell, Erik Foss, Peter Sutherland, Mike Giant, Leo Fitzpatrick, Chiara Clemente, Julia Chiang and and many more! After party LIT with Peaches as the DJ.

June 19
7 p.m., 9 p.m., 11 p.m. screenings at the Anthology Film Archives. After Party: Public Assembly (at 70 N 6th Street, Brooklyn) with Gold Sprints.

June 20
1 p.m., 3 p.m., 5 p.m., 7 p.m., 9 p.m., 11 p.m. screenings at the Anthology Film Archives Bike Parade Street Party (in front of the Anthology Film Archives. BMX screening. Messenger screening. After Party Extravaganza 10 a.m.-4 a.m.: CSV Cultural and Educational Center

June 21
1 p.m., 3 p.m., 5 p.m., 7 p.m., 9 p.m. screening
Bike Polo Jam and Picnic: Noon-6pm at Sara D Roosevelt Park (Chrystie and Broome Streets)

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