Sunday in Hell
- Cycling Book of the Year 2019 – Shortlisted
In 1976 the celebrated Danish film director, Jørgen Leth, embarked on an ambitious project to capture the spirit of the Paris-Roubaix Classic, a spectacular and cruel one-day race. The resulting film, A Sunday in Hell, has become the most admired cycling documentary of all time. Sunday in Hell looks at the men, the method and the places behind the film, observing the creativity of Leth and his collaborators, and exploring the lives of riders such as unlikely winner Marc Demeyer.