Director: Alex Gibney
Running Time: 119 minutes
Directed by Oscar winner Alex Gibney (We Steal Secrets, Taxi To The Dark Side) comes the captivating documentary about the biggest scandal in sport, The Armstrong Lie. Releasing off the back of the Tour de France, The Armstrong Lie tells the true story of Lance Armstrong's incredible rise to fame and his shocking fall from sporting grace.
In 2009, director Alex Gibney was hired to make a film about Lance Armstrong's comeback to cycling after four years in retirement. When Armstrong's doping scandal erupted three years later, the project was shelved and reopened after his controversial confession.
The Armstrong Lie picks up in 2013 after he was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles and unravels the shocking, untold story of the highly publicised downfall of ex-professional cyclist Lance Armstrong. The revealing documentary is filled with detailed, blow-by-blow accounts of how the biggest sport scandal in history occurred. Presenting an exclusive insider's view of the unraveling of one of cycling's most prominent figures, The Armstrong Lie is a not to be missed story from one of the world's most admired documentary filmmakers.
The Armstrong Lie