Bicycle Crazy? You May Well Be, But Would You Honestly Try This? The Man Who Lived On His Bike [Video]

Many people are fanatical about cycling. They get all the gear, joins clubs, cycle at weekends and more. But this story is about a guy who has taken his obsession with cycling to a whole new level.

Guillaume Blanchet is a film-maker and a bike fanatic. Put the two together and you have the ingredients of a multi-award winning film.

He discusses his inspiration:

‘I love being on a bike, it helps me feel free. I get it from my dad. After days and days of cycling the streets of Montreal, come cold or sun, or even a little frightened, I dedicate this film to him.’

Watch the video and see exactly what it means to him.

The Man Who Lived On His Bike

Winner

Audience award – VeloBerlin Film Festival, 2013
Best film, jury – Boston Bike Film Festival 2012
Audience award, best adventure sports film – Durango Film Fest 2013
Best canadian or Int’l film – Dawson City Intern. Film Fest. 2013
Honor. mention – Disposable Film Fest. 2013, San Francisco
Audience award – Sisački eko film festival 2013, Croatia
Golden Helmet Award – Filmed by Bike. 2013
Best short film – Francophone Film Fest. of Kalamazoo, 2012
Best sports film – Filmets Badalona 2013
Audience award – Bike Reel Film Festival 2012
Audience award, best music video – Red Rock Film Fest. 2013
Audience award – NDG Off The Wall 2012, Montreal
Special Prize Marvin&Wayne, Subtravelling 2013, Barcelona
Audience Award – Why Not Adventure Film Fest 2014
Best Experimental Film – 15 Short Film Festival 2014, NC, USA

Technical:

Shot with GoPro Hero

[More Information: Guillaume Blanchet Filmmaker ]

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