69 Jonson Street
Byron Bay NSW 2481
The Ringer – A son is reunited with his long-lost father, time to discover where he’s come from and where he’s going. Time for a surprise.
Head in a Vice – In 2012 the filmmaker made a documentary about a professional snowboarder who broke his back paragliding, and how he has faced the challengers of returning to sports. A year later he broke his own neck…
When You Fall – Inspired by true events, Benni suffers from a traumatic brain injury after a freestyle motocross accident; he is determined to get back on the bike and prove himself to high school bullies that harassed him on his way to rehab.
12 O’Clock Boys – Pug, a wisecracking 13 year old living on a dangerous Westside block, has one goal in mind: to join The 12 O’Clock Boys; the notorious urban dirt-bike gang of Baltimore. Converging from all parts of the inner city, they invade the streets and clash with police, who are forbidden to chase the bikes for fear of endangering the public. Pug looks to the pack for mentorship, spurred by their dangerous lifestyle. He narrates their world as if explaining a dreamscape, complemented with unprecedented, action-packed coverage of the riders in their element. The film presents the pivotal years of change in a boy’s life growing up in one of the most dangerous and economically depressed cities in the US.
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