From acclaimed director Roger Donaldson, comes then incredible true story of
the man behind one of the greatest brands in international motorsport, McLaren.
A fearless racing driver, a visionary and brilliant engineer, Bruce McLaren was
a humble New Zealander who became a superstar in the glamorous jet-set world of
1960s Formula One motor racing.
This is the story of a New Zealander who founded the McLaren Motor Racing
team and showed the world that a man of humble beginnings could take on the
elite of motor racing and win.
“McLaren stands as more a celebration than sombre eulogy … and should
hold differing types of appeal to various generations.”
– New Zealand Herald
“Taking a leaf out of Asif Kapadia's award winning documentary Senna
(2010), Donaldson offers a comprehensive account of the highs and lows in the
man's short, yet fruitful career.”
“McLaren is a fine documentary made by Ballarat-born NZ filmmaker Roger
– The Australian