Great film needs help: Dirty Old Times

Dirty Old Times shows the raw grit that helped develop an international sport...

Dirty Old Times shows the raw grit that helped develop an international sport…

There is a great new documentary in the works, trying to reach the finish line, about vintage motocross racing in Europe.  The filmmakers found some classic characters who have been a part of racing in the dirt for 40 years, and over 1000 races… 

Vintage racers desperately in need of a bath...

Vintage racers desperately in need of a bath…

These folks have, and have had, what it takes to muscle through the trials and tribulations of the backwoods scene.  The film primarily focuses on Arne, and this is how they describe the film:

Arne, a 74-year-old national motocross veteran from Sweden has completed more than a thousand races in his career.

He spent over half a century in the saddle. Arne lives and breathes vintage motorcycles. We started a film about him, when one day we decided to take our protagonist to his idols: The international big boys of the golden era of motocross.

Suddenly, our small portrait about a bike lover from Småland and his barn had become something … bigger.

Check out their web site to see more info, and if you can, make a donation.  The quality of the footage, both archive and recently shot, is incredible.  This is one documentary we are dying to see!

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