MOTHERLOAD: Kid tested. Planet approved. w/ Liz Canning

In this episode, John connects with documentary filmmaker Liz Canning for a candid conversation about MOTHERLOAD a movie and a movement.

Show Notes:

MOTHERLOAD captures a new mother’s quest to understand the increasing isolation and disconnection of modern life, its planetary impact, and how cargo bikes could be an antidote.

Filmmaker
Liz Canning cycled everywhere until she had twins in 2008. Motherhood was challenging, but to Liz hauling babies via car felt stifling. She Googled “family bike” and uncovered a global movement of people replacing cars with cargo bikes: long-frame bicycles designed for carrying heavy loads. Liz set out to learn more, and MOTHERLOAD was born.

Additional Helpful Links:

Active Towns Landing Page for this episode - for more photos and videos

The MOTHERLOAD website:  http://motherloadmovie.com
Here is where you can rent the film:  https://vimeo.com/ondemand/motherload
The Motherload Films site:  https://www.motherload-films.com - find out more about hiring Liz!
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Creative Commons License: Attributions Non-Commercial No Derivatives 2021

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