SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL - Town of Runners

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Film title: TOWN OF RUNNERS

Director: Jerry Rothwell
 
(September 23rd, 7.00 p.m. / 23. septembar u 19.00h)


U filmu „Town of Runners”, dokumentarcu o atletičarima iz Etiopije, možete pogledati tri godine života tinejdžera koji slijede korake svojih heroja. U pitanju je grad u Etiopiji iz kojih dolaze neki od najboljih svjetskih atletičara – svjetskih i olimpijskih šampiona.

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Synopsis: Town Of Runners is a feature documentary about young runners from Bekoji - an Ethiopian highland town which has produced some of the world's greatest distance athletes, including world and Olympic champions Tirunesh Dibaba, Kenenisa Bekele and Derartu Tulu.
Made by award winning director Jerry Rothwell, the film tells the stories of three teenagers - Alemii, Hawii and Biruk - who dream of following in their heroes’ footsteps. The film follows three years in their lives as they move from school track to national competition and from childhood to adulthood.

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