You Never Bike Alone (2006)
Cyclists unite! A quirky feature about the critical mass movement, which has commuters, bike enthusiasts, activists and environmentalists reclaiming city streets en masse. You Never Bike Alone is an activist film; about a growing grassroots movement that protests, barters and re-imagines a more bike-friendly world that brings together communities to promote a healthier and more sustainable environment.
A long-time cyclist, Robert Alstead has worked on numerous short films and documentary projects. In
You Never Bike Alone he has weaved together footage shot by himself and by bicycle activists over the course of the last decade. He has contributed articles on filmmaking, the arts, and current affairs, to a variety of publications including The Georgia Straight, The Guardian, The Independent, and The Scotsman. You Never Bike Alone is his first full-length feature documentary.