THE FILMS: 2013
- Bicycle Film Festival, June 2012
Georgena Terry, founder of Terry bicycles, revolutionized the women’s biking industry by creating a bike frame specific to a woman’s body. This is the story of how she got her start and the challenges within the women’s biking movement.
FILMMAKER: Amanda Zackem
Amanda Zackem is a director, photographer, cinematographer and editor originally from Buffalo, NY. She graduated with a Master’s degree in Illustration Photography and Multimedia from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University.
She was the Producer of the documentaries The Trial of the St. Patrick’s Four (’06) and Blind Spot (’08), as well as the dramatic feature length narrative, Thinly Veiled, (‘09). She recently directed and photographed a short experimental film which accompanies her photographic series, "The Black Series", and is currently working on a feature length documentary about artist and former Weezer bassist, Mikey Welsh. Zackem’s photographic work has been shown in both national and international magazines.
Photo Credit: Adolfo Doring