Select a currency:  

Communication / Culture > World / Africa

Alphonse's Bike

> Pay by Credit Card, PayPal
> Submit Purchase Order (approved institutes only)

Alphonse's Bike


License

Streaming Price (1 year) $120
Streaming Price (3 years) $288
Digital Sale, with 5 years free streaming
  *please contact us for details.

  View Basket  

  • Description / Preview
  • About the Artists
  • Availability

The bicycle is a symbol of progress for Rwanda, yet only one out of 40 can afford a bike.

In this film, we encounter the ingenious Alphonse, the bicycle taxi he rebuilt and outfitted, and his motto "Pimp my Bike": Rwanda's answer to the crisis.

Eric Kabera, founder of the Kwetu Film Institute and Hillywood with the Film Festival in Rwanda, has an impressive filmography that includes Africa United, an award-winning feature film about three youngsters from Rwanda who embark on an epic journey to the World Cup; Keepers of Memory, a documentary commemorating the 10th anniversary of the genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda; Through my Eyes, a documentary film about Rwandan youth reflecting on their past, present and future perspectives; and 100 Days, a riveting film recounting the legacy of the genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda .

Kabera has been recognized by the Director’s Guild of America, and is the 2012 recipient of the Pan African Film Festival’s prestigious African Creative Visionary Award.

Item is available worldwide.

Similar Titles in World / Africa

Choose a subject area below