The Rider & The Wolf
The Rider & The Wolf
The Rider and the Wolf is a feature documentary about the life and mysterious disappearance of Mountain Bike Hall of Fame cyclist Mike Rust. He helped form the sport of mountain biking in the USA with the stoke and technical innovations he put into action in the mountain towns of Crested Butte and Salida. He went missing without a trace in 2009 in remote part of Colorado. The mystery remains. Shot in Red Epic-X 4K , this film tells the tale of another side of the great American West.
Created with the support of Telluride Mountainfilm and Oskar Blues Brewery. Winner of Best Feature at Flagstaff Mountain Film Festival & Judge’s Special Prize at Kendal Mountain Fest in the UK.
Director/Cinematography – Nathan Ward ♦ Editors – Emmy Award Winner Lyman Smith and Claude DeMoss ♦ Executive Producer – Carlin Walsh ♦ Running time 62 minutes.
Buy Tickets for Upcoming Showings –
Many More Shows Coming in 2016
|Thursday, May 19||Santa Fe, New Mexico (Outside Bike & Brew Festival weekend), fundraiser for GUTS/Conservation Trust||Jean Cocteau Cinema||Buy Tickets Here!|
|May 20-22 (Date TBA)||Dirt Rag’s Dirt Fest – Raystown Lake, Pennsylvania||Raystown Lake, Pennsylvania||www.dirtragdirtfest.com|
|Saturday, May 21||Whistler Film Festival – Adventure Film Series, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada||Maury Young Arts Centre||Whistler Film Festival|
|May 26||Park City Film Series, Park City Utah – To raise awareness for the Mountain Trails Foundation||Legacy Lodge, Park City Resort||Free! www.parkcityfilmseries.com|
|May 28 & 29||Ironhorse Bike Weekend – Durango, Colorado – fundraiser for Trees Are The Answer – planting trees with kids at Needham Elementary School||Animas City Theatre||Maria’s Bookshop (can preorder by phone), Durango Cyclery, Mountain Bike Specialists, San Juan Cycles or Animas City Theatre (ACT night of show only)|
|Saturday, June 4||Lyons Film Festival and Outdoor Games – Lyons, Colorado||Red Fox Outdoor Equipment||Lyons Film Festival|
|Monday, June 6||Fort Collins, Colorado||The Artery Cinema||TBA|
|Saturday, June 11||Zot Movie Festival, Africa||Ile de la Reunion, Africa||www.zotmoviefestival.com|
|Wednesday, June 22||Colorado Mountain Bike Association Fundraiser, Denver Colorado||Oriental Theater, Denver||Buy Tickets Here!|
|June 23-26 (Date TBA)||Crested Butte Bike Week – Crested Butte, Colorado||Majestic Theater||TBA|
|Thursday, June 30||Greeley, CO – the night before BIKE SHOW 6 and Bicycle Art Show 3 at Madison & Main Gallery||Kress Cinema & Lounge||Buy Tickets Here, Madison & Main Gallery or at the door the night of the show.|
|Saturday, July 30||Cyclovia Topeka – Topeka, Kansas. 6pm.||Historic Jayhawk Theatre||TBA|
Watch the trailer for The Rider & The Wolf here!
The Rider & The Wolf is also showing with the Telluride Mountainfilm Festival, Denver Film Festival, Crested Butte Film Festival, Transatlantyk Music & Film Festival (Poland), Kendal Mountain Fest (UK), Rueda Festival Internacional de Cinema Ciclista (Spain) and others.