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Title of Film: Cycle of Memory

Date of Screening: July 14, 2022

Film Block Time: 10:45am


Cycle of Memory

Category: A feature (60 minutes or greater), A Long Island Film, A documentary

Director: Alex Leff

Producer(s): Nic Murphy


Runtime of Film: 72 minutes

Mel Schwartz escaped the Great Depression on a bicycle adventure he’d remember for the rest of his life… until Mel lost his memory to Alzheimer’s. Now over seventy-five years later, his grandchildren set out to recreate his life-changing journey and find those memories before they slip away. Cycle of Memory explores the importance of intergenerational connection, healing painful pasts, and leaving a meaningful time capsule for the future.

Other Info:
Documentary, Family
My film is a NEW YORK premiere
Filmed in Manhattan, Filmed in Queens, Filmed in Brooklyn, Filmed in Staten Island, Filmed in Suffolk County
Also filmed in New Jersey & Pennsylvania


All Screenings in the LIIFE line-up will be held at the Bellmore Movies (directly North of the Bellmore train station)
Bellmore Movies
222 Pettit Avenue
Bellmore, NY 11710
516 783-3199