The Edge of the Wind

Universal Pictures
Educational Division
Los Angeles

An exciting and visually beautiful story, The Edge of the Wind explores the world of motorcycle road racing.  The film reveals the key factors common to making a successful team in any team sport:  hard work, perseverance and a strong focus on the importance of safety.  The process of preparation for the race shows the contribution made by each team member.  We also visit the spawning ground of road racing champions and share the rider's inner feelings about his contribution to the team victory.  The film is a colorful visual essay, revealing the road racer's world of fast-paced movement and precision.