Streaming service ESPN Player will premiere two new documentaries from ESPN Films’ Peabody and Academy Award-winning 30 for 30 series as it brings viewers across Europe, Middle East and Africa LANCE and Be Water.
Leading the slate on May 25th – available immediately after its TV premiere on ESPN in the US – will be part one of the two-part film, LANCE, which features unprecedented access to Armstrong through raw interviews and personal perspective on his controversial story, and is directed by Marina Zenovich (Fantastic Lies, Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind). Part two will be available on demand the following June 1st.
Bao Nguyen’s film Be Water, an intimate and very personal look at the life and purpose that motivated Bruce Lee, the martial artist trailblazer and pop culture icon, will debut on Jun 8the. Both films received acclaim at this year’s Sundance Film Festival.