In the beginning months of 2006, I rode a $35 bicycle 3200km around New Zealand. I embarked on this adventure for several reasons: I couldn’t find a job in my field of education, I wanted to experience a place I’d never been and I wanted to see if I could actually do it.
The goal was simple: get from Christchurch to Auckland by bicycle. With that goal in mind for 97 days, the obstacles between A and B became less difficult to overcome.
It’s easy to make things complicated. When I challenged myself to do something very simple, I found things aren’t as complicated as they seem, or at least they don’t have to be.
(back cover of Bananadog)
- Trailer, 2 minutes
- Documentary, 58 minutes
- Book, 96 pages