Fastest, the long-awaited follow up to the MotoGP documentary Faster by filmmaker Mark Neale, will have its Bay Area premiere at the Embarcadero Center Cinema, in San Francisco, California at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011.
Fastest stars Valentino Rossi, Ben Spies, Marco Simoncelli, Jorge Lorenzo, and Colin Edwards, in a spectacular documentary charting the thrills, spills, and highlights of the 2010 MotoGP World Championship series.
Valentino Rossi strives to win his eighth premier-class World Championship, fighting off the young guns of Jorge Lorenzo, Ben Spies, Dani Pedrosa, and Casey Stoner in an amazing season of racing, capped off by Lorenzo’s championship.
Hosted by the Dainese D-Store San Francisco and Asphalt & Rubber, the Fastest premiere will be shown at 1 Embarcadero Center at the Embarcadero Center Cinema. After successful showings throughout the country, there are expectations of a sold out event.
Tickets will be available online or at the box office for $10.50. All proceeds will go to Riders for Health, an international non-profit organization that provides motorcycles (and rider safety and maintenance) to healthcare workers in Africa.
Fastest is produced and distributed by Malibu, California based Media X International, Inc. (MXi) headed by Paul Taublieb, also a Producer on FASTEST. The company is acknowledged as a leading producer of action sports and motorsports films, television shows, viral content and live events, and is known for its dedication to authenticity, creativity, and execution. For more information on MXi, please go to www.mediax.tv.
The D-Store San Francisco is Dainese’s flagship showroom in Northern California. One of only three D-Stores in the U.S., Dainese D-Store San Francisco carries the complete collection of motorcycle, bike, and ski apparel and protections, as well as legendary AGV helmets.
Since its founding, Asphalt & Rubber has risen to the top of online publications in the motorcycle industry. With sophisticated editorials and pointed opinion pieces, A&R is widely considered to be one of the most influential voices in the industry, and is the premier publication covering entrepreneurship and business issues inside motorcycling.