Overview

Kay and long-time collaborator, Mark Patterson, formed the production company, Dream TV, and produced their first exhilarating documentary series, Race to London.

The series follows six exceptional athletes as they endure the trials and tribulations of the selection process for the 2012 London Olympics and Paralympics. Five made it – one didn’t.

Project

Race to London

Date

2012

Role

Series Director/Co-Producer/Writer

Production Company

Dream TV Company Directors: Kay Pavlou and Mark Patterson

Format

6 x 30min episodes

South Australian Film Corporation
Australian Broadcasting Corporation

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“...the various threads are skilfully woven together… allowing the stories to unfold naturally. There is no manufactured tension, no overblown sense of drama… the type of series the national broadcaster does best.”

The Age