A new film chronicles how the transformative results of increased access to bicycles in Nicaragua

A new feature length documentary charts the impact which the Pedal For Progress initiative has had in Nicaragua. Over 20,000 bikes have been brought to the country over the past 20 years, and this movie illustrates how interwoven the humble bike has become with Nicaraguan daily life. From the Bicycle City website:

“The Bicycle City is the story of how an idealistic experiment has helped the war-ravaged city of Rivas find its own path to recovery and normalcy through the introduction of cheap, reliable transportation in the form of the bicycle.”

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