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Ayleen Crotty // (971) 221-7228 // Ayleen@FilmedByBike.org
Lisa Hill // (503) 730-8055 // Lisa@LisaHillPR.com
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HIGHLIGHTS + FUN FACTS
* May 4-6, 2018
* Hollywood Theatre, 4122 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland, Oregon
* Six unique programs of movies
* Opening Night Street Party – in the street, in front of the theater
* “From the Vault” program of movies from the early years – Sunday, May 6 at 7:30pm
* Filmmaker Q+A sessions
* Adventure Night featuring bold cyclists who conquer amazing feats on the remote rugged road
* Two energetic programs on opening night.
* Speed Raffle presented by Fully, $6,000 in prizes
* 80 films
* 65 filmmakers
* 14 countries represented
* Documentaries, animation, love stories and more
* An exciting collection of creative animated shorts
* Films from Nairobi, New Zealand, Slovenia, Brazil and many other countries offer a unique glimpse into worldwide bike culture.
* A benefit for NW Documentary, a non-profit organization that helps people tell their stories through film
PRESS RELEASE + BASIC INFO
The World’s Best Bike Movies are coming to Portland for the 16th Annual Filmed by Bike, a film festival May 4-6 at the Hollywood Theatre. The festival will host a diverse array of movies, a lively street party, filmmaker Q+As, a Festival Lounge with craft beer and fine coffee, and a brewery tour with the filmmakers.
80 short films will show for three days, with six unique programs. The work of 65 filmmakers representing 19 countries will be showcased, including Slovenia, Nairobi and Brazil.
The opening night features a Street Party from 5:00-10:00 p.m. The free event is all ages and features a beer garden, live entertainment, a photo booth and a gigantic bike parking arena. The Street Party takes place in the street: NE 41st Avenue between Sandy Blvd. and Hancock.
Filmed by Bike benefits NW Documentary, a non-profit organization that helps people tell their stories through film.
Tickets and a schedule can be found at FilmedByBike.org. Purchasing advance tickets is recommended. A festival pass grants unlimited entry to the festival, a bike ride with the filmmakers, filmmaker chats and more.
Filmed by Bike showcases the world’s best bicycle movies with this huge film festival in Portland every year, then the movie collections go on tour throughout the world. Filmed by Bike is on a mission to inspire.
OPENING NIGHT STREET PARTY
On Friday, May 4, from 5:00-10:00pm, the Opening Night Street Party kicks off Filmed by Bike with a party in the street: NE 41st Avenue between Sandy Blvd and Hancock. The event is all ages and features live entertainment on the Main Stage, beer garden, a Photo Booth and much more.
“Filmed by Bike is the only festival in Oregon to truly put the FEST in festival,” says filmmaker Mike Vogel of Front Ave. Films.
Showtimes: schedule available on the website at FilmedByBike.org
Cost: $15 per show, $65 for an unlimited entry Festival Pass that includes exclusive features and a bike ride with the filmmakers. Early bird pricing offers ticket discounts through March 20, 2018.
Age restrictions: All ages
Tickets: Tickets are for sale online and at the event while supplies last.
MEDIA: FILMMAKER INTERVIEWS
We can arrange interviews with filmmakers. Please contact Ayleen Crotty: Ayleen@FilmedByBike.org, 971-221-7228.