The end of an athlete's career is a race against time and a fight against an inevitable demise. The addictive need to participate defies logic and creates a mesmerising and painful spectacle. TIME TRIAL takes us into the final races of cyclist David Millar’s career. We go inside the peloton, we’re pushed up impossible climbs and forced down rapid descents, we lie alongside him in his hotel room in post-race agony. We ride in the support car, the source of comfort, supplies and fleeting relief from the cold. And we know that every mile travelled is a mile closer to the end. TIME TRIAL reveals how the human spirit is driven by a force deeper than success and glory.
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Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.
Iain Smith, Ian Davies, Noe Mendelle, Avril Millar, Leslie Finlay, Sylvie Richards
Sonja Henrici, Finlay Pretsell
Kieran Gosney, Dino Jonsäter
David Millar, Thomas Dekker
, Re-recording Mixer: George Foulgham