2020 Official Selection

of the French Riviera

Motorcycle Film Festival



Feature Films in Competition

  • 1 Map for 2 - Italy
  • A Thousand Miles Behind - USA
  • Blenio, Utah - Switzerland
  • Egal Was Kommt - Germany
  • Récits d'un Voyageur Heureux - France
  • The Roost - Japan
  •  Wayne - New Zealand

Short Films in competition

  • 125 S - France
  • 46 mm - USA
  • Fast & Left - A Flat Track Film - USA
  • I Hate Ladies - Sweden
  • La Chica del Vestido Rojo y Sombrero Amarillo - Chile
  • Motorcycle for Maradona - Belarus
  • Motorcycle Man - USA
  • Ordu - Texas - Turkey
  • The Unknown Racer - Russia

Films outside competition

  • Le Cheval de Fer - France
  • Daytona, une française au départ - France
  • Dakar, le film - France

All these films will be screened in the Festival - february 21 to 23, 2020


Films Classified by duration

46 MM

 

Director : John Saponara

Producer : John Saponara

Duration : 6 minutes 30

Country : USA

46 mm is not much. Not quite five centimeters. Okay, it's not the size that matters, but sometimes it's important to have the right size. 46 is 46, it's not 45 or 47. But what don't you ... 

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DAYTONA - UNE FRANCAISE AU DEPART

Director : Jean-Michel Legros

Producers : Creuse Moto Compétition & KIWI Productions

Duration : 7 minutes

Country : France

This is the story of a girl who decides in 2001 to participate in an ICGP race (International Classic Grand Prix) on a TZ 350 when she has no racing experience and after just a few laps ...

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THE UNKNOWN RACER

 

Director : Danya Razuvaev

Producer : Danya Razuvaev

Duration : 8 minutes 35

Country : Russia

The "RedBull Knock Out" is one of the most challenging beach enduro races in the world. Since 2006, it has been held in Scheveningen, the Netherlands, and attracts more than 1,000 riders ... 

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I HATE LADIES

 

Directors : Sofia Wikelid, Vanja Lamm & Agnes Wentzel Blank

Producers : Sofia Wikelid, Vanja Lamm & Agnes Wentzel Blank

Duration : 10 minutes

Country : Sweden

Kampala, the capital of Uganda, is full of "boda bodas" - motorcycle taxis that take their name from the motorcycles that carried people across the border between Uganda and Kenya ...

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LA CHICA DEL VESTIDO ROJO Y SOMBRERO AMARILLO

Director : Alvaro Rozas Leiva

Producer : Aarón Navia Campos

Duration : 13 minutes

Country: Chile

Every evening, a mysterious woman in a red dress and yellow hat passionately throws herself..into Pablo's arms at ...

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125 S

 

 

Director : Florent Zarka

Producer : La Cabane Films

Duration : 15 minutes

Country: France

Alix, un jeune homme d’une trentaine d’années se met en tête de réparer la vieille moto de sa mère pour l’emmener une dernière fois sur la route.

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ORDU - TEXAS

 

 

Director: Tolga Basol

Producer : Tolga Basol

Duration : 29 minutes

Country: Turkey

A brave man who is passionate about travel and discovery. Osman Gursoy travelled to Europe and North America in the 1970s with his 150cc scooter. He did not have sophisticated ...

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FAST & LEFT - A Flat Track Film

 

Director : Evan H. Senn

Producer : Evan H. Senn

Duration : 30 minutes

European Premiere

Country : USA

A look at the world of Flat Track and the people who make it up. This film shows well the nice, fun, family but also technical side of flat track. The images are very beautiful. We also feel a ...

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MOTORCYCLE FOR MARADONA

Director : Alexander Komisarchuk

1st Director Assistant : Oleg Rezanovich

Producer : Oleg Rezanovich

Duration : 30 minutes

Country : Belarus

On 15 May, Argentine football legend Diego Maradona signed a contract with a Belarusian football club "Dinamo-Brest". He has taken up the position of honorary president. This date  ...

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MOTORCYCLE MAN

  

Director : Daniel Lovering

Producer : Daniel Lovering

Duration : 32 minutes

Country : USA

"Motorcycle Man" is a documentary about a man who pursued one passion all his life: motorcycle racing. Dave Roper has raced every year since 1972. By winning hundreds of races ...

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RECITS D'UN VOYAGEUR HEUREUX

Director : Baptiste Regne

Producer : Baptiste Regne

Duration: 53 minutes

Country : France

When people ask me what this film is about, I say: motorcycle trip. But in reality, it's much more than that! The stories of a happy traveller are a positive story, crossing Europe ... 

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BLENIO, UTAH

  

Directors : Alberto Bernad Vidal & Patrick Botticchio

Producer : Michael Beltrami

Duration : 57 minutes

Country : Switzerland

History has been repeated every summer for 100 years in the American state of Utah: the Bonneville salt lake patiently awaits the burning wheels of motorcycles and cars ready for ...

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1 MAP FOR 2

Directors : Roberto Montanari & Danilo Caracciolo

Producer : Giusi Santoro

Duration : 1h 11 minutes

Country : Italy

"1 Map for 2" is a documentary about Tartarini and Monetti's extraordinary motorcycle world tour in 1957. A journey across five continents, 35 countries and 4 revolutions. From ...

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THE ROOST

Director : Jesse Koester

Producer : Matthew Roberts

Duration : 1h 20 minutes

Country : Japan

A journey into the minds of the Japanese alternative motorcycle scene. 2 years, 12 cities, and full throttle, "The Roost" travels the country far to the East in search of the personalities ...

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A THOUSAND MILES BEHIND

Director : Nathan Wetherington

Producer : Nathan Wetherington

Duration : 1h 20 minutes

Country : USA

A grieving man takes a solo journey through California after a motorcycle has been mysteriously dropped on his doorstep, but will this lonely road lead him to salvation? "A Thousand Miles ...

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DAKAR - LE FILM

Director : Laurent Cochet

Producer :  Laurent Cochet

Duration  : 1h 22 minutes

Country : France

A kind of mini Dakar! But the old-fashioned way, without assistance, all to the rescue and resourcefulness. Or Nice/Abidjan, the ancestor of the Dakar. Of course, I am too young to have ...

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EGAL WAS KOMMT

Director : Christian Vogel 

Producer : Christian Vogel

Duration : 1h 23 minutes

Country : Germany

Christian Vogel is 34 years old when he realizes his lifelong dream: To travel around the world by motorcycle. After 22 countries, 333 days and more than 50,000 kilometres on the roads ...

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WAYNE

Director : Jeremy Sims

Producers : Fraser Brown & Jeremy Sims

Duration : 1h 33 minutes

Country : New Zeland

"Wayne" tells the exhilarating story of Wayne Gardner, 1987 Moto GP 500 World Champion. The triumphant and improbable journey of a poor kid, from buying a $5 cross country bike to ...

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LE CHEVAL DE FER

Director : Pierre-William Glenn 

Producer : Les Films du Phoenix

Duration : 1 h 47 mn

Country : France

"Le Cheval de Fer" recounts the "fantastic ride" in 1974 of the best riders across Europe in the 12 Grand Prix that make up the Continental Circus World Motorcycle Speed ...

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