Film Set to Release Captures Love for Bug

A film chronicling the history of the Volkswagen Beetle is set for release on, iTunes and digital platforms on Tuesday, Dec. 13. Chassy Media is a new premium platform specializing in delivering content for the automotive connoisseur to rent, stream, or purchase. 

The Bug: Life and Times of the People’s Car—directed by Damon Ristau and featuring Ewan McGregor—is a feature length documentary film about the Beetle’s dark past in pre-WWII Germany, to the Summer of Love. The film explores not only the history of this automotive icon, but also the intense emotional connection it has with its owners past and present, including Ewan McGregor and his experience with his first VW Bug at age 16.