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Free Screening
Wednesday May 15 at 7:30pm

2 Seconds

Directed by Marion Brand. With Charlotte Laurier, Dino Tavarone, Jonathan Bolduc
Canada 1998, 35mm, color, 100 min.

This charming, entertaining French Canadian comedy will certainly satisfy an array of cycling enthusiast desires - not the least of which is that it features an impressive amount of bicycle riding! Pixie-ish lesbian Laurie is a professional mountain bike racer who is in crisis when she loses both a pivotal bike race and her career. Driven and passionate about cycling, she moves to Montreal to work as a bike courier where she befriends an older Italian cyclist who helps her understand life beyond the bike.

This film is brought to you by your cycling pals at the Harvard Film Archive and is free and open to the public. Covered bicycle parking is available.

This program is presented in conjunction with Bay State Bike Week. For information about other Bike Week events at Harvard, please visit CommuterChoice.

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