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The First Saturday in May

  • Release Date: Apr 18, 2008
  • Rated: brief strong language
  • Runtime: 1 hr. 36 min.
  • Genres: Art House/Foreign, Documentary
  • Director:The Hennegan Brothers

Synopsis

Known as “the greatest two minutes in sports,” the Kentucky Derby is racing’s Holy Grail and every horseman’sultimate goal. Just to get a horse to the gate in the world’s most prestigious race defies all odds. Thepath to the first Saturday in May remains long and unpredictable. Euphoria and heartbreak abound. Buta race tracker is prepared for everything. Shooting over 500 hours of footage from Hot Springs, Arkansas, to Dubai in the United Arab Emirates, the Hennegans traveled more than 150,000 miles...more

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