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The Road Uphill DVD


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Description

Featuring Andy Schleck, Frank Schleck, Fabian Cancellara, Stuart O'Grady, Jens Voigt and Phil Liggett.

Luxembourg. One of the world's smallest countries, a green and peaceful place bordered by Belgium  France and Germany. The birthplace of two brothers, Andy and Frank Schleck, two of the world's best professional cyclists. Following Team Leopard Trek and the Schleck Brothers, this film focuses upon the team's participation in the prestigious 2011 Tour de France.

It is an intimate cinematic portrait of two brothers and a team under pressure to live up to the expectations of their country. 'The Road Uphill' documents the relationships  motivations and belief systems integral to Leopard Trek - core aspects of the team which are not usually exposed by television reportage. This documentary investigates the day-to-day life of a professional cycling team and the physical, mental and emotional thresholds that they need to overcome to win the greatest race on earth.

Bonus Features: 
• Trailer 
• RTL TV Report, 1997

Please Note: This is foreign made film but a large part of it is in English. However there are some interviews in different languages; French, Luxembourgish, German and where these are spoken there are English subtitles.
R/T: 90 mins
DVD Region: (2) UK/Europe