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Being AP

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Synopsis

Nineteen-time champion jump jockey AP McCoy (aka Tony McCoy) has notched up more than 4,300 wins, 700 falls, 40 broken bones and a BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award in 2010 across a near 25-year racing career.
This documentary follows AP in the final year of his extraordinary career as he fights to become champion for an unbelievable 20th time and faces a future out of the saddle. Made with exclusive access to the Northern Irish jockey, his family and racing teams for the 2014-15 season.
Toronto International Film Festival 2015 - World premiere

Details

Year
2015
Type of film
Features
Running Time
90 mins
Director
Anthony Wonke
Producer
Alan Maher, Nick Ryle, John Woollcombe
Co-Producer
Richard Moore
Executive Producer
Georges Bermann, Simon Ford, Phil Hunt, Christine Langan, Joe Oppenheimer, Keith Potter, Andrew Reid, Compton Ross, Madeleine Sanderson
Editor
Paul Carlin, Kevin Konak
Director of Photography
Thomas Elliott, Neil Harvey, Andrew Thompson
Sound
Fiadhnait McCann, Timothy Watts, Andrew Yarme
Music
Andrew Phillips
Principal Cast
Tony (AP) McCoy

Production Company

UK, Ireland coproduction

Moneyglass Films (UK), Partizan Films (UK), Roads Entertainment (IE) in association with BBC Films (UK) with support from Irish Film Board (IE), Northern Ireland Screen (UK), British Horse Racing Authority/Great British Racing (UK)

Moneyglass Films Limited
11 Belvoir Road
London
SE22 0QY
+44 (0)7866 564577
nick@moneyglassfilms.com

Partizan Films
40-42 Lexington Street
London
W1F 0LN
+44 (0)20 7851 0200
danielle.coles@partizan.com
http://www.partizan.com/films

BBC Films
BBC Broadcasting House
7th Floor, Zone A
Portland Place
London
W1A 1AA
+44 (0)20 3614 4445
bbcfilms@bbc.co.uk
http://www.bbc.co.uk/bbcfilms

Sales
Company

HanWay Films
24 Hanway Street
London
W1T 1UH
+44 (0)20 7290 0750
info@hanwayfilms.com
http://www.hanwayfilms.com