The 24 Hour War • The Red Grifo • Climb Dance
Michigan vs Ohio State, Yankees vs Red Sox are cute, but no one ever died in the heat of battle. Ford vs Ferrari is the greatest rivalry in the history of sports. Order The 24 Hour War and get it in time for Christmas: http://bit.ly/The24HourWar
Posted by Chassy on Tuesday, December 13, 2016
The 24 Hour War
2016 | directed by Adam Corolla & Nate Adams
Documentary | 90 mins
The Ford versus Ferrari rivalry at Le Mans is one of the most famous battles in racing history. Henry Ford II vowed to build a racecar that would dethrone Ferrari. Ford engineered a revolutionary racecar called the GT40. The battle would be at the most famous race in the world, The 24 Hours of Le Mans, where Ferrari had reigned supreme for decades. In the 1960s only two teams ever won Le Mans, Ford and Ferrari — Cementing dynasties that would last for generations.
The Red Grifo
2016 | directed by Guy Smith
Documentary Short Film | 20 mins
The Red Grifo recounts a family’s multigenerational influence of a rare automobile that bore the signatures of automotive icons like Bizzarini and Giugiaro. Learn the unique history of a small, family-based, car company in Bresso that welded high Italian design together with American muscle to form one of the most desirable gran touring cars of all time. Official Selection to 2016 London Motor Film Festival and Charlotte Film Festival and 2017 Beaufort International Film Festival.
1989 | directed by Jean Louis Mourney
Cinéma Vérité Short Film | 5 mins
Climb Dance is the iconic rally film celebrating the Pikes Peak Hill Climb victories of Ari Vatanen in 1998 and Robby Unser in 1989 – remastered in high definition and ready for the big screen. Commissioned by Peugeot and directed by Jean Louis Mourey, this film is arguably the bench mark for modern automotive filmmakers that no one should miss. Film made available courtesy of Peugeot.
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