Come get inspired on Thursday, March 28!

There's no need to wait for spring to get inspired... The Streets Alive! Film Festival is back for its sixth edition with a FREE night of inspirational walking and biking films from Ithaca, the US, and across the world! A mix of short films hand-picked locally as well as a selection from Portland's Filmed By Bike Festival will be shown on the big screen at Cinemapolis starting at 7 PM.

Schedule of Events

Cinemapolis Theater (Photo by Casey Martin)

6:30 PM: Doors Open

Come early to scope out good theater seats and connect with local transportation groups and bike clubs. The first 75 people will also get free popcorn!

7:00 PM: Selection of Locally-picked films

Cinemapolis will screen a selection of short films picked by Bike Walk Tompkins and friends that highlight the latest developments in biking and walking in Ithaca and across the world, as well as some of our favorites from past years.

Ithaca's Bike Boulevards by Diego Torrado

7:20 PM: Intermission

Load up on snacks, connect with local transportation groups and bike clubs, and make sure to take that trip to the restroom… You don’t want to miss what’s next!

Shot from Road Between, a short in Filmed by Bike

7:30 PM: Filmed by Bike in Ithaca

Straight from the film festival in Portland, Oregon, Filmed by Bike brings an hour-long collection of the best bike movies from Kathmandu, London, Kenya, and all over the world. Immerse yourself in a thrilling world of cycling as compelling stories dance across the screen. This collection includes a stunning array of fun, lighthearted films, as well as pieces that showcase how bikes are changing lives. Check out the trailer for the upcoming program!