Derby is a fascinating look at the world of 1970s professional Roller Derby. Features lots of on-track action, as well as an off-track behind the scenes look at the lives of the Roller Derby pros featured in the film.
A world where men and women play by the same rules.
Did You Know?
Director Robert Kaylor
and producer William Richert
originally intended to make a more simple and straightforward documentary about the sport of roller derby. Kaylor and Richert decided to switch gears and focus more on factory worker Mick Snell
's pursuit of his dream of becoming a professional roller derby player after Snell walked into a locker room during an interview with roller derby champion Charlie O'Connell
to ask O'Connell pointers on how to successfully achieve his goal. See more
Referenced in A Time to Love