Оригинальное название: Long Way Down Год выхода: 2007 Режиссер: Ewan McGregor, Charley Boorman В ролях: Ewan McGregor, Charley Boorman Язык: English, original
О фильме: Long Way Down is the title of a television series, book and DVD documenting a motorcycle journey undertaken by Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman, on which they rode south from John o Groats in Scotland to Cape Town in South Africa via Europe and Africa in 2007. It is a follow-up to the Long Way Round trip of 2004, when the pair rode east from London to New York via Eurasia and North America.
The journey started on May 12, 2007 at John o Groats, and they finished on 4 August 2007. They were accompanied by cameraman Claudio Von Planta. The route is viewable on the official BBC site, They rode the BMW R1200GS Adventure, the successor to the R1150GS Adventure bikes they rode in Long Way Round. From the launch video taken at John o Groats (see the link to BBC coverage), Charleys is red and Ewans is blue with the Scottish flag behind the windscreen.
As with their previous trip, and Boormans Race To Dakar, Russ Malkin and his production company Big Earth produced the series. The television series based on the trip began broadcast on BBC Two on October 28, 2007. Video clips and photos from the adventure were shown online by the BBC during the series production.
The main song on the soundtrack is performed by Welsh group Stereophonics.