Tag: Racing

2015, Movies

Speed Sisters (2015, Amber Fares)

This is an entertaining and captivating documentary about the Palestinian women’s car racing team, who supply their own cars, who race against men (and each other) and who practice in empty parkling lots and on local streets. Racing in Palestine is (I believe) unlike anything else in the world, as the races have to be …

2015, Movies

Hell Runs on Gasoline (2015, Martin Bureau)

This is an extraordinary 7 minute film about something I was utterly unaware of: the absolutely insane, free-for-all racing in Saint-Felicien, Quebec. I cannot begin to describe how nuts this race is, or how well this short captures the chaos. Basically, I practically wanted to go for one of these races by the time the …