carfree heavy moves...
- Following up on the dead thread about the need for cars to convey any
large load across town, here is a 4 min 34 s clip from Streetfilms on
their first documented housemoving by bike in New York City:
Inspired by a previous Streetfilm from Portland, Oregon, filmmaker
Nicholas Whitaker decided to answer the challenge and bring you, Bike
When his girlfriend Jes Schultz was priced out of her Fort Greene
Brooklyn apartment, they decided to call a few friends with bikes and
move her out, futon and all, to a new apartment in Crown Heights.
This film illustrates how with a little ingenuity, determination, and
friends, it can be done without creating a huge impact on their
It also may be the first New York City bike move movie. (An hour
scouring the web, calling friends, and searching YouTube tags turned
(via Treehugger at http://www.treehugger.com/files/2008/02/
The reaction(s) of the guy moving by U-Haul have to be seen! One more
person coming to the realization there are other possibilities...
Montreal QC Canada
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