Racing Time” is a cinematic narrated adaptation of the poem Racing Time by Chris Woods, from his published collection of poems “Dangerous Driving” (2007).
Filmed and Directed by: Adele Myers & Ra Page
Narrated by: Josh Moran
Music by: LZN02
Runner: Roger Ashby
Produced by: Comma Film
Inspired by the poet’s neighbour Ron Heaton, a 70-year-old fell runner. Woods was impressed by Heaton’s resolve to run in all weathers. The story behind this poem and the words thus inspired the film makers to create a work where the audience travel with him.