Murita Cycles

Barry Braverman

USA 1978


A filmmaker-son captures a touching portrait of his eccentric dad who operates a bicycle shop on Staten Island in the 1970s.

Per Wes Anderson’s request in 2010, Criterion Collection restored and published a Blu-ray version of Barry Braverman’s MURITA CYCLES. The film, was produced as a student project at Dartmouth in the 1970s, with funding from the Arthur & Lillie Mayer Foundation.