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Race to immortality tells the story of the scuderia ferraris tumultuous early years in the 1950s, giving audiences extraordinary insight into the iconic brand, which celebrates its. Race to immortality is a film version of mon ami mate by author chris nixon. As a film, its altogether keener to turtle wax the brand than stop for even a moment to examine what ferrari the man, logo and company ever stood. This motorracing doc about the ferrari team in the 1950s is strictly for the fanbase an excuse to dig out archive footage of daredevil driving, glamorous car. Based on chris nixons bestselling biography mon ami mate, ferrari. The 1950s the iconic scuderia ferrari battle to stay on top in one of the deadliest decades in motor racing history. Tragedy and triumph occur side by side with enzo ferrari at the centre building his empire. Nov 05, 2017 ferraris fearless drivers shared his lust for victory, risking their lives in pursuit of racing immortality. T his very authorisedseeming formula one documentary pulls up third behind recent films on the mclaren and williams empires, which may explain why it often seems in such a rush. From an introduction to peter collins and mike hawthorn as they were getting started in. Race to immortality film tells the incredible story of the deadliest motorsport decade when five superstar drivers were killed on ferrari s 70th anniversary.
Dawn of the iconic scuderia ferrari in the formula one world championship and deadliest decade in motor racing history. Started in 2009, the company has financed and produced a wideranging slate of feature films. Race to immortality takes place in the mid 50s and tells the story of enzo ferrari, his complex character, his famous racing team and the drivers with emphasis on two great british masters of the wheel, peter collins and mike hawthorne. The best formula 1 films and documentaries to watch in 2020. Founder of the scuderia ferrari racing team, ferrari was a towering figure in the world of motorsport with an unmatched will to win. Race to immortality documents the iconic italian teams rise to prominence during the 1950s, one of formula ones most deadly periods. If you want a reminder, then go no further than watching ferrari.
The late 1950s were known as golden years in the world of motor racing, champions were made and lost on a sunday, and no losses were greater than those of enzo ferraris scuderia. Race to immortality will chart the story of the legendary team boss. Tragedy and triumph occur side by side with enzo ferrari at. Race to immortality is guaranteed to alleviate selfisolation cabin fever. Two members of ferrari s decorated team, british racing heroes mike hawthorn and peter collins, pushed the limits of the sport while maintaining a close friendship off the track. We actually have a number of regular customers based in the us, canada and australia who never have problems with our region 2 discs. Amidst the stiff competition within his ferrari team, two of its british stars, peter collins and mike hawthorn, put friendship first and the championship second. Nov 09, 2017 when ferrari brought his cars to f1 in 1950 it was a different era, one illustrated to great affect in the film ferrari. Being interviewed by a fictitious, intrusive young journalist he recalls his setbacks and personal losses. Exellent archive film some of which is blended with modern material. The film is beautifully made, the archive footage of the races and cars are great.
Race to immortality is a new documentary about the italian formula one teams rise to power in the 1950s. Last monday evening a group of us attended the premiere of a brandnew universal studios movie release, entitled ferrari. Race to immortality tells the story of the loves and losses, triumphs and tragedy of ferraris most celebrated drivers in. Ferrari race to immortality this is 100% genuine product. And one figure will be forever linked with this golden era in motor racing. It depicts enzo ferrari s rise from a successful race driver to one of the most famous entrepreneurs of all time.
Born today most popular celebs most popular celebs celebrity news. He also expresses his regrets about race drivers who met with an accident. Race to immortality tragedy and triumph occur side by side with enzo ferrari at the centre building his empire. The film tells the story of scuderia ferraris darkest days in the mid to late 1950s.
Sep 28, 2017 unsubscribe from ferrari race to immortality. Dawn of the iconic scuderia ferrari in the formula one world championship. Race to immortality film tells the incredible story of the deadliest motorsport decade when five superstar drivers were killed on ferraris 70th anniversary. The cars are not described in detail at all, but we do get to see them in action a fair bit. The 1950s were the golden age of motorsport but amid the glory and glamor there were many dark days especially for ferrari. Amidst the stiff competition within the ferrari team, two of its stars peter collins and mike hawthorn decided that their friendship was as important as winning the next race. Julia taylorstanley set up artemis films ltd in april 2008 to produce a number of high quality films with commercial value and the ability to attract international distribution. Race to immortality tells the story of the loves and losses, triumphs and tragedy of a turbulent era that shook the motor racing world. Race to immortality a documentary about two formula one drivers is a tale of glamour, chivalry and absurd courage but mostly, its about tragedy. Race to immortality documents the golden era of the 1950s when ferrari was rising to prominence. One of the towering figures at the heart of this era of formula one was enzo ferrari, and now a new documentary ferrari. Ferrari s fearless drivers shared his lust for victory, risking their lives in pursuit of racing immortality. Ferraris fearless drivers shared his lust for victory, risking their lives in pursuit of racing.
As cars pushed the limits of human ingenuity, drivers lived on a knife edge between life and death. The documentarymovie release coincides with the 70th anniversary of the. Nov 02, 2017 following two good documentaries about mclaren and williams, daryl goodrichs film rather limps in, with almost no examination of enzo ferrari man, car or logo. No era in motor racing history was as glamorous or as deadly as the 1950s. Race to immortality tells six compelling stories in a dolce vita era where those driving fast played even harder. Sep 28, 2017 but a forthcoming documentary, ferrari. Artemis films is an award winning british independent film production company that focuses on creating original, high quality content.
Overall the film is a series of minibiographies of men who drove for ferrari and died to be fair, not all died in ferraris. Universal pictures home entertainment benelux 40,605 views. Cars and drivers were pushed to their limits, and the competition for. Ferrari dvd racing ferraris, ferrari at monterey, 275 gtb see more like this. Ferrari race to immortality documentary premiere interviews. Ferrari is a 2003 biopic based on the book by enzo biagi. Hawthorn won all his gps, and his wdc, in ferraris, as im sure you remember.
Dignity film finance is a financing and production company with offices in both the uk and usa. Search for screenings showtimes and book tickets for ferrari. New documentary looks at deadly period in ferrari and. The film is about all the ferrari drivers of that period, including peter collins and it is based on the book mon ami mate by the late chris nixon. Nov 21, 2017 ferrari race to immortality on dvd here the 1950s. For f1 fans, rewatching a classic such as grand prix or discovering a new favourite in ferrari. Race to immortality film tells the incredible story. A lot of dvd players around now are region free which play any dvd region. The movie revolves around the lives, racing and otherwise, of mike hawthorn and peter collins. Oct 30, 2017 ferrari celebrates its 70 th anniversary this year, and to pay homage to a brand that is easily one of the most iconic in the world, ferrari. Race to immortality will show the early years of the scuderia ferrari racing team, when success seemed less certain. By telling the story of how ferrari became legendary, the documentary highlights the teams rich motorsport history, from cinematic drama to. Oscars best picture winners best picture winners golden globes emmys san diego comiccon new york comiccon sundance film festival toronto intl film festival awards central festival central all events. Race to immortality was released in cinemas on friday november 3.1074 466 1389 357 297 602 114 993 269 554 404 598 354 556 1122 698 227 467 14 370 1 969 1317 53 642 153 1164 1406 1041 877 358 1116 480 967 1206 822 1431 1379 33 1300 977 620 690 547 739