Film featuring Isle of Man TT screened in Douglas – Manx Radio

Sunday, July 28th, 2019 6:48am

Speed is my Need comes to Broadway Cinema

The Isle of Man TT is appearing in a new film being screened at the Broadway Cinema this week.

Speed is my Need takes a look into the minds of some of the world’s best motorcyclists to find out why people choose to race motorbikes, risking everything for the thrill of speed.

Filmed in a cinematic style, the documentary revolves around last year’s British Superbike championship and the Isle of Man TT Races.

All time fastest TT winner Peter Hickman features in the film, alongside interviews with Freddie Spencer and Colin Edwards, who Director Mark Sloper spent time with in America to see how racers cope with retirement.

Mr Sloper hopes the psychological aspects of the film will appeal to people outside of the motorsport world:


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