About

Empire is a movie about having fun riding your bike New York City. In the tradition of BMX and skate movies, Empire follows New York’s best fixed gear riders and a few special out-of-town guests in and out of traffic all over New York City. Inspired by  MASH and Lucas Brunelle, Empire is the first full-length fixed gear action sports feature shot entirely with New York City.Featured riders include Tom Lamarche, WONKA, Dwaine, Yatika Starr Fields, Dagga, John Prolly, Kai Perez and surprise guests.

In 2010 Empire traveled with the Bicycle Film Festival  and screened in New YorkSan Francisco,SydneyTorontoLos AngelesBarcelonaAthensTokyoSeoulAustinSeattleParis,, Milan, andMunich. Many cities sold out, including San Francisco, New York, Toronto and Austin.

In addition to favorable international response, Empire received numerous press mentions including theNew York Times and Cog Magazine.

The DVD includes new, never-before-seen footage with new riders.