Being AP Reviews

July 25, 2016
AP McCoy is regarded as the greatest jump jockey who's ever sat in a saddle, and this fascinating documentary follows his last year on the track.
February 23, 2016
I don't know anything about horse racing... I did, nonetheless, enjoy every minute of Being AP, mostly because of the dry, dour wit of the film's subject and the good-natured eye-rolls provided by his wife, Chanelle.
November 22, 2015
Wonke has the access to make a great documentary, but can't quite find the perfect story focus to put this among the best sporting films.
November 19, 2015
Absorbing ...
November 19, 2015
As a portrait of what motivates a sportsman at the top of his game, and how difficult it is to let go, this is insightful stuff.
September 30, 2015
It's cinematic, almost lyrical; steam rising off the horses on their early-morning workouts at the Irish-run stables. The elusive, gruff trainers and owners, the professional, unsentimentalised communication between man and beast.
September 29, 2015
"Being AP" feels like the work of an official biographer who went a little bit rogue.