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Expected to Attend: Director Bryan Fogel

Filmmaker Bryan Fogel, an avid cyclist, decides to investigate and chronicle the effects of performance-enhancing drugs by using them on his own body. In the course of this experiment, Fogel meets and befriends Dr. Grigory Rodchenkov, a Russian scientist with intimate knowledge of his country’s Olympic program. From there, this Sundance Film Festival special jury prize-winning film takes off in unexpected, mind-spinning directions, as both men become key to the exposure of one of the biggest doping scandals in international sports, and the high-stakes danger that accompanies it. Courtesy of Netflix

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Official Site: http://www.icarus.film
On Twitter: bryanfogel
Director: Bryan Fogel
Producer: Dan Cogan, David Fialkow, Bryan Fogel, Jim Swartz
Cinematographer: Timothy Rode, Jake Swantko
Editor: Jon Bertain, Kevin Klauber, Timothy Rode
Music: Adam Peters
Running Time: 121
Language: English, Russian
Country: USA
Year: 2017