Canadian Grand Prix 2014 – Through The ‘Golden Eye’ of Sean Brosnan and fiancé Sanja Banic

%21B8QjHWQCWk%7E%24%28KGrHqYOKigEzS-1wQZ9BM2gY16W%2Bg%7E%7E_12.jpg (658×1000) The multi-talented Sean Brosnan veins carry blood that is Irish and Australian that being from his father Pierce Brosnan (Irish) and his mother Cassandra Harris (Australian) who died in 1991 after a 4-year battle with ovarian cancer. Sean Brosnan with his fiancé Sanja Banic both filmmakers and partners of Knight Marcher Films came to spin their own magic with Red Bull Racing resulting in the first win by the Australian driver born in Perth, Daniel Ricciardo.

Daniel Ricciardo passed series leader Nico Rosberg with two laps to go and held on for his first Formula One victory in a wild Canadian Grand Prix and Sean and Sanja got a real up close look at it all from start to finish.

Ricciardo the 24-year-old became the first non-Mercedes driver to win in seven races this season, although even he admitted there was luck involved (Sean and Sanja maybe) and that it is too early to say that Red Bull is back as a championship contender.

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“Obviously Mercedes had their issues and that enabled us to close on them,” a giddy and still disbelieving Ricciardo said after the race. “It’s a bit surreal. Really cool.”

The Aussie driver remembered to save some champagne from the post-race podium celebration to spray on his race engineer, Toronto native Gavin Ward.

Rosberg finished second despite engine and brake problems, while the second Red Bull driven by four-time world champion and defending Canadian Grand Prix winner Sebastian Vettel came in third.

The race ended under a caution flag after a spectacular crash involving Sergio Perez’s Force India car and Felipe Massa’s Williams. They narrowly missed taking Vettel out.

Sean and Sanja are used to hollywood action but in Montreal at the Canadian Grand Prix who could have predicted the ending of the race, and they loved every moment, soon afterwards heading back to Ottawa and to a movie set. Both Sean and Sanja agree “F1 Rocks”.

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Canadian Grand Prix 2014 Meets Breakout Director Sean Brosnan and fiancé Sanja Banic

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“The Kid”, which was Sean Brosnan’s directorial debut and now he is on a roll. Sean Brosnan and Sanja Banic set up Knight Marcher Films in 2012 to make films together. They are currently in Canada as Sean is acting in a film being shot on location in Toronto, and Ottawa.

The timing could not be more perfect with a break in filming taking place the weekend of the Canadian Grand Prix. Sean Brosnan has not been to a Grand Prix since his dad Pierce Brosnan took him as a little boy, and Sanja has never been so they are about to get a taste of Montreal, and the spirit of one of the coolest events that takes place in Canada the Canadian Grand Prix in a city from where so many great Canadian film makers have emerged from Montreal. Sean and Sanja are not in bad company as one of the biggest fans of Formula 1 is none other than Pierce (No NOT Brosnan) but Pierce Handling the CEO of the number one film festival in the world the Toronto International Film Festival and the director of the festival Warren Spitz. Let it be known want to make films in Canada then we are ready and encourage you to come we will show you a good time and you will never want to leave.

Look for Sean and Sanja rocking the paddock Sunday they are about to take Canada with a storm a looking to do a lot more work in Canada.
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