Producer/ director Francis Welch shares his thoughts on making the 1500m film.
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Britain has lost a ruthless and competitive edge, and it hurtsFaster, Higher, Stronger producer Francis Welch has blogged about the state of British athletics in the build up to the 2012 Olympics in London.
Read Francis Welch's blog post on Guardian Comment is Free