ABOUT THE FILM: Mixing the rock stars of mountain biking with a cast of unknown and up-and-coming heroes, TGR’s latest film Esperanto explores how we share our dreams through a universal two-wheeled language no matter what our native tongue may be. The sacred ritual of the ride might sound different all across the world – whether it’s a full-face getting pulled down to drop into a big jump line or wheeling a beat-up bike out of a mud hut to pedal to school – but it’s a universal process no matter what language we speak.

As we view this visual tapestry featuring next-level riding in unusual locations all across the globe, we hear a voice speaking a language we’ve never heard:

There are more than 7,000 languages spoken on Earth. In 1887 a Polish-Jewish doctor named L.L. Zamenhof created a new one, a universal second language based on a combination of existing widely-spoken European languages. Its goal is to help bring people together from different ideologies, beliefs, and nations and ultimately to help end war. The language was called Esperanto. Translated into English it means ‘one who hopes.’ Today, Esperanto might remain elusive, but the dream of a shared language Spoken Worldwide still flourishes. You just have to know where to look for it.

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Ridgway Premiere of Esperanto

Sherbino Theater 604 Clinton St, Ridgway, CO

What: Ridgway, CO Premiere of Esperanto When: Thursday, September 29. Doors 7pm, Film 7:30pm Where: Sherbino Theater How Much: $10 General Admission Buy Tickets Now On Thursday, September 29, join TGR at […]

North Bend Premiere of Esperanto

North Bend Theater 125 Bendigo Blv N, North Bend, WA

What: North Bend, Washington Premiere of Esperanto When: Wednesday, October 19. Doors 6pm, Film 6:30pm Where: North Bend Theater How Much: Tickets Coming Soon! On Wednesday, October 19, join TGR at […]

Anniston Premiere of Esperanto

Zinn Park 101 W 14th St, Anniston, AL

What: Anniston Premiere of Esperanto When: Friday Oct 21 and Saturday Oct 22. Films showing at 7:00 and 8:00 Where: Coldwater Mountain Fat Tire Festival at Zinn Park How Much: Included […]