TO WIN, TO LOSE, TO FIGHT, UNTIL THE LAST KILOMETER
The Last Kilometer is a movie that faces cycling at 360 degrees through 4 characters, 4 stories:
Davide Rebellin - "the old", 41 years old, last year he returned to victory against all odds.
But after the scandal of Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, when he was forced to return his silver medal, for many his name only represents the dark side of cycling, doping.
Ignazio Moser - "the young". Francesco Moser's son. Young rider full of strength and dreams, above all the Paris-Roubaix, the legendary road race in northern France. His father, a constant reference and point of comparison for him, won Paris-Roubaix three years consecutively.
Gianni Mura - the "suiveur". A famous italian journalist, Tour de France Correspondent since 1967, who helps us to discover what cycling was and what it has become, between doping scandals, passion, epic, richness and decadence.
El Diablo - "the mad". A living symbol and metaphor of all cycling fans, their passion, their enthusiasm "El Diablo" is a a german fan wearing his red devil costume, painting trident symbols on the road and running with the riders.
Francesco Moser - One of the most successful riders in cycling history, he's a great and continuous inspiration and precious advice source to his son, Ignazio
Cadel Evans -
International star, first Australian rider who won the Tour de France, in 2011.
Gedeone Rebellin - Davide Rebellin's father, who transmitted him his cycling great passion, buying his son his first bike, when he was a very young boy.
Françoise - Davide Rebellin's girlfriend. She played a key role in Davide's return to races and victories
Marco Milesi - Ignazio Moser's team Manager.
The Last Kilometer is the story of a cycling season, but it inevitably turns into a portrait of our passions, motivations, experiences, feelings.
A film with an international slant, as now cycling has become an international sport.
A movie for all those who have been on a bicycle once in their life.