The Swedish documentary film Bikes vs Cars by Fredrik Gertten (pictured - Bananas!/Big Boys Gone Bananas) is going to have its world premiered at South by Southwest (SXSW) in Austin, USA at the festival’s Documentary Spotlight section. Gertten will be on hand alongside producers Elin Kamlert, Margarete Jangård and US executive producer Chris Paine.
Prior to SXSW, Gertten will drop by at the World Bicycle Forum in Medellin, Colombia (February 26-March 1) to discuss ‘Cities for All’ with keynote speakers including Enrique Peñalosa, former mayor of Bogotá. Bikes vs Cars produced by WG Film with support from Nordisk Film & TV Fond will be released by Folketsbio in Sweden on March 6, 2015.
Other Nordic documentaries screening at SXSW include Sweden’s The Ceremony, Denmark’s Good Things Await and The Look of Silence. Click here to watch a trailer of Bikes vs Cars.