August 12, 2011
This thrilling documentary of the Brazilian Formula One race car driver Ayrton Senna is composed almost entirely of existing footage. Videos of nearly all of his races, as well as interviews of Senna, complete an uncanny chronology of his entire career. Interviews of family members and fellow racers round off an interesting portrait of the man, and a detailed analysis of Formula One racing provides a critical look at the sport. The story is told fully up to the moment of Senna's tragic death and the global mourning that happened after.