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On this episode of Hear in the City, we get down to the nitty gritty of a brand new city ordinance protecting bicyclists from harassment by drivers in Los Angeles with Sergeant David Krumer, the bicycle liason at the LAPD, and we preview the quirky animations of independent filmmaker Jodie Mack before the screening at L.A. Film Forum this Sunday.

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On this week’s Hear in the City, we check in with artist, educator, and bicycle activist Patrick Miller about an incident in Los Angeles that made international news last week when 11 cyclists were injured by an alleged drunk driver. And arts editor Jesse Lerner reviews James Benning’s newest film titled, simpley “RR” (for railroad). Benning is a long-time figure in Los Angeles experimental film, best known for meticulous timing of 10-minute-long shots –the length of an unedited 16mm film reel– and striking landscapes of California.

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