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The Big Bike Film Night

We’re sharing the best cycling short films from around the world with you.

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Riding over to Australia!

Yes, I need to see this!!!

Feature.Series SOUTH

THE TOUR TE WAIPOUNAMU STORY

Yes, I need to see this!!

FEATURE.SERIES THE.OLD.WORLD

The Old World features some of Europe's wildest riding. 15 athletes, 8 disciplines, 7 countries and 100% European!

Yes please, I need to see this!

Made a movie About biking?

We are now accepting submissions for short films from around the world for 2022.

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A mix of film and bikey types help put this together

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The Big Bike Film Night is an evening dedicated to the love of cycling, showcasing a diverse range of short cycling films from around the globe.

NEW ZEALAND (COVID-19 : Update 21 September 2021)

Our screening of THE BIG BIKE FILM NIGHT FEATURE SERIES: SOUTH: The Tour Te Waipounamu Story will take place in Taupo on Wednesday 6th October 2021.

Auckland still needs to be rescheduled to a later date once the roadmap to reopening is better understood (Cinemas can’t open in Alert Level 3 status). Full refunds will be given if we can’t secure a new date or if that date doesn’t suit.
Kia kaha everyone!!!

 

AUSTRALIA (COVID-19 : Update 16 Sept. 2021)

Our 2021 tour will be over September to November- for full details click here.

We have rescheduled a number of screenings to new dates, and are monitoring the environment for several locations (Sydney, Wollongong, Canberra and the state of Victoria).

As much as I can’t wait to showcase this inspiring collection of cycling films (as I am sure you can’t either) I am 100% committed to only doing so in a safe and responsible way and am monitoring developments in Australia, along with the safety measures of conducting a screening.

 

For our New Zealand audiences, as well as our short film collection, we have the Big Bike Film Night ‘Feature Series‘ for those that crave even for more bike drama, more bike action, and more bike entertainment with inspiring Feature length cycling documentary films. These will be shown when we can find films that we believe inspire and entertain our audiences.

The Big Bike Film Night ‘Feature Series’: SOUTH- The Tour Te Waipounamu Story. Taupo – Wednesday 6th October, and with our Auckland screening being impacted by Covid-19 it will be rescheduled to a date as soon as we can. Visit our page for more details here

Dreaming big, and going BIGGER!

The Big Bike Film Night

Our 2021 collection has a breath-taking range of short movies that are original, educational, entertaining and most importantly of all – inspirational; all celebrating the fun, adventure and joy that cycling enables.

So whether its road cycling, fixed gear, mountain biking, downhill, BMX, uni-cycling, cargo bikes, bike touring, bike trekking, commuter, cruiser, cycle-cross, penne farthing, tri-cycle, tandem, … ALL are embraced, ALL accepted and ALL honoured in this tribute to the humble bike.

Looking forward to seeing you at one of our upcoming screenings!

Brett Cotter - BBFN Film Pedlar | Photo: Alick Saunders