June 9, 2009 by Sarojini Seupersad
If you’re bored with the regular line-up this summer and want something new to experience, why not try out these odd-themed film festivals? Come on, you’ve got nothing better to do.
The Bicycle Film Festival – Come celebrate bicycles through film, art and music. This festival has a bunch of cool events, bikes shows and art shows, all featuring, you guessed it: BIKES! The kick-off on June 17th takes place at South Street Seaport, which is impressive in and of itself.June 17- 21 2009 Film programs at Anthology Film Archives 32 2nd Ave at 2nd St. www.bicyclefilmfestival.com
Vision Fest 09 – Associated with the Tribeca Film Festival, this festival promotes domestic filmmaking. Widely known as “The Other Festival.”Tribeca Cinemas June 17 – 21 2009 http://www.domanivision.org/film_festival/