The Black Label Bicycle Club is a group of creative individuals whose mission is to combat mainstream consumer culture and reshape the future with bicycles. Hailing from all over the world, these radical thinkers are driven by a shared belief that our reliance on cars will eventually be rendered obsolete in the face of an apocalyptic future.
At the heart of BLBC lies founding member Anthony Howard, who along with co-director Ben Block has documented his journey to become part of the club in their documentary ‘Black Label: A Tallbike Odyssey’. This feature-length film shows viewers the story behind this unique tallbike subculture, highlighting both its joyous highs and deep struggles with violence and rival gangs.
The movie unveils what life in the Black Label Bicycle Club looks like, from its members’ anti-materialistic approach to life to its rebellious attitude towards traditional transportation norms. It truly is a must-watch for anyone interested in alternative lifestyles or punk rock culture, as well as those looking for a glimmer of hope about an uncertain future.
So if you’re looking for an inspiring documentary that serves up some thought provoking questions about sustainability and modern society, then check out ‘Black Label: A Tallbike Odyssey’ – it’s sure to make your wheels spin!