Find Out What Drives the Ambition Behind the Fastest Men on Two Wheels When Vision Films Presents 'Speed is My Need'

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The exciting new documentary about the professional world of superbikes and the men who put their lives on the line for the love of their sport will be available on July 1, 2019 on DVD and VOD.

Vision Films and Screenbound Productions are proud to present Speed Is My Need, the exciting new documentary about the professional world of superbikes and the men who put their lives on the line for the love of their sport. Directed by Mark Sloper and featuring some of the best-known names in superbike racing today, this film offers an insightful look at the psychology behind the incredible drive these men have to win and the addictive nature of the high speeds reached. Following its theatrical run in the United Kingdom, Speed Is My Need will be available on DVD and VOD on July 1, 2019. 

With thrilling racing footage from high profile events, both on the track and behind the scenes, and fascinating interviews, Speed Is My Need features some of the biggest names in superbike racing including Freddie Spencer, Colin Edwards, Ron Haslam and Peter Hickman. 

What drives these two-wheeled gladiators to risk everything while their families stand by on the sidelines and cheer them on? Enter the world of professional superbike racing where your motorcycle and your mind must work hand-in-hand to be the first to cross the finish line. To win, the rider must want it more than life itself. With access to heroic racing footage and unbelievable crashes, see how psychology and modern science have impacted modern racing.

Speed Is My Need will be available on July 1, 2019, across all major cable platforms, iTunes, GooglePlay, Vudu, Vimeo, Amazon and FandangoNow for an SRP $4.99-$9.99 Rent or Buy and on DVD for $12.99 from all major retailers.

“Working at the superbike championship over the years, I’ve always wondered what must go through their mind in near perilous conditions? What makes the mind of a racer?", says director, Mark Sloper. "I got in the best sports psychologists to help answer the question, and the film gives the audience a fascinating insight into what makes these young gladiators race to within seconds of their lives.”

Speed is My Need is an intense and thrilling perspective on what makes superbikers race to the finish line,” says Vision Films Managing Director/CEO, Lise Romanoff. “Vision is pleased to be presenting this adrenaline-packed film to audiences in the U.S. and Canada.”


Source: Vision Films


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