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Review: Sky vs BBC

March 19, 2012


Sky’s brand new Formula One channel went head to head with the pared back, but award winning, BBC F1 coverage this weekend. Which was best? I made great strides to watch the qualifying and race sessions live: this is and will continue to be the greatest boost Sky has. Where possible – and I’ll be […]

Review: Senna

June 6, 2011


Senna, the acclaimed biographical documentary of Ayrton Senna, is as an inspired piece of film making as anyone is likely to see this year. Every image in the film is contemporary to Senna, blended seamlessly together with his own interviews, those of his colleagues and rivals and modern reflections of the key players. The archive […]

Review: No Angel, The Secret Life of Bernie Ecclestone

March 24, 2011


Investigative journalist Tom Bower was given unprecedented access to Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone to lift the lid on an extraordinary life. The book is at times baffling. Bower describes Ecclestone’s various deals both at pace and in detail and it can be difficult to follow. At times this is down to the writing – […]