"Told with a cinematic sweep"
Allan Hunter - Screen International
"...some of the most exciting and tense moments I've seen on screen in a long
A must see movie."
"Inspirational biopic." msn.com
"Jonny Lee Miller gives probably his best performance to date."
"...a rich, honest and unusually considerate film"
"Great movie!" Jack McConnell, First Minister of Scotland
"...a riveting story of Scottish innovation."
"Graeme’s pioneering "Superman Position" remains one of the most defining images
in the history of world cycling."
Irene Oldfather, Member of the Scottish Parliament
"commends the sensitive way in which the director of the film,
Douglas Mackinnon, portrays the personal hurdles of bullying and depression
which Graeme overcame to allow him to pursue his sporting dream and believes
that this will set a positive example for Scottish young people"
Judi Clements, Chief Executive of the Mental Health
Foundation of New Zealand prior to the sold out Charity Preview of
The Flying Scotsman said "This is a fantastic opportunity to raise awareness of
depression through a powerful personal story. Depression can be serious and will
affect one in six New Zealanders at some point in their lives. The film
reiterates the depression campaign messages of hope and shows people that
depression it is not something they have to go through on their own."