An email exchange between John Williams and my self about the Primavera cycling race next weekend ended with the immortal quote from “Breaking Away”. It’s exclaimed by the character Dave on leaning that Team Cinzano are coming to his home….
“Mama, the Italians are coming, the Italians are coming!”
This quote is followed by the most wonderful five minutes of cycling film. So to celebrate the film and the start of the Giro d’Italia this weekend, here it is.