The Engine Inside: Riding Towards a Better Future

Sunday, August 20th at 6:30pm

Please join HBL and partners for a viewing of Shifting Gears, a local documentary about biking on O‘ahu, followed by the Hawai‘i Premiere of The Engine InsideClick here to watch the trailer!

Please RSVP (free) HERE and spread the word via the Facebook Event. Event is limited to 110 guests, so RSVP today.

For the past century, our society has grappled with the unintended consequences of a car-centric culture. Follow the lives of six individuals from diverse backgrounds who have devoted themselves to a simple, age-old machine – the bicycle. Through their struggles and challenges, witness how bicycles have the potential to transform lives and contribute to a better world.

Director Darcy Wittenburg leads creative development and production at Anthill Films. An experienced and accomplished cinematographer, together with his colleagues at Anthill Films Darcy pioneered many of the early filming techniques used in mountain bike film. Darcy has directed nine feature cycling films as well as hundreds of short films and commercials for brands such as Toyota, Sony, Red Bull, Clif Bar, Shimano, Trek, The Olympic Channel and many more.

Narrator Phil Liggett MBE is a world renowned English commentator and journalist who covers professional cycling. Known as the voice of cycling, Phil has been commentating the Tour de France since its first English broadcast in 1972, as well as the Olympics and numerous bike races for ITV, NBC Sports and SBS.

HBL will be selling beverages and Fatto a Mano will be serving up personal sized wood fire pizzas. Doors open at 6:30, Shifting Gears will start at 6:50, and The Engine Inside will start at 7:30, we’ll be there to talk story and discuss how bikes can change the future. 

This free screening is being brought to you by these great partners:

Food and beverages will be available: