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 Fast and faster

Sunday, September 29th, 2019 at 4:15pm

Program #20

Rosemary Smith is phenomenally successful Irish rally driver. This short documentary follows her for a day on a racing track. Now, at the beginning of her 80's, Rosemary openly talks about her driving passion and remarkable career which is in sharp contrast to her traumatic personal life. However, she doesn't regret anything. Her achievements and attitude are an incredible inspiration to everyone.

Meet the filmmakers


DIRECTOR - Beta Bajgart

PRODUCER - Beta Bajgart





 Beta Bajgart

Beta Bajgart works as a freelance photographer, and she is also an experienced journalist and reporter. Originally from the Czech 
Republic, she moved to Ireland in 2004. She lives in Dublin with her Czech husband and two daughters. She is currently contracted as a stills photographer with the Irish TV soap opera Fair City. 
Fast and Faster is Beta's first short documentary film. It was commissioned by The Little Museum of Dublin as a part of the exhibition What's She Doing Here? Women at Work 1918 - 2018. The exhibition was based on Beta's acclaimed photography book A Woman's Work which features 53 portraits of women in Ireland working in non-traditional and predominantly male jobs.