VELORAMA: A CENTURY OF THE BICYCLE (U)

Date Time
Thurs 19th June 7.45pm

Le Tour special screening

Dir. Daisy Asquith, UK, 2014, 85 mins (both films)

Velorama will be preceded by Ridley Scott’s 1965 short film Boy and a Bicycle

Velorama is a specially-commissioned new feature-length documentary directed by award-winning filmmaker Daisy Asquith. Created using over 100 different titles from the BFI National Archive (including footage from Mitchell & Kenyon, Topical Budget, COI and British Council), it shows a Century of the Bicycle on film, from the invention of the modern bike to the gruelling pursuit of Le Tour, all set to dreamy electronic music by Bill Nelson. Velorama will take you on an unmissable two-wheeled journey.

All times listed are the programme start time unless otherwise stated. Films start approx 30 mins after the programme start time.