Screening with Real Men Don’t Cry
Saturday, June 09, 2018 | 6:30pm | TIFF Bell Lightbox | Cinema 4
2017, documentary, UK, 82 min, dir: Finlay Pretsell Canadian premiere
Professional cyclist David Millar is trying to find one more moment of glory. The only British rider to have won all of the Tour de France jerseys, Millar is attempting to return to the famed race late in his career following suspension for using performance-enhancing drugs. This insider’s view follows the peloton up impossible climbs, down rapid descents, and through the tedium of the daily grind of elite cycling.
Real Men Don’t Cry
2017, fiction, Spain, 19 min, dir: Lucas Castán
While working for the local hockey team, Basilio has to find a way to help his son, Iván, overcome a rare illness so that he can celebrate his love for the game.