Free to Run

Friday, July 15 - Thursday, July 21, 2016

Across the globe, from the streets of New York to the trails of the Swiss Alps, millions of us, from all walks of life, run every year. But just 50 years ago, running was reserved exclusively for men, an event limited to stadiums with strict, backward and sexist rules. This captivating exploration of the sport reveals, for the first time on screen, how a once-marginal act evolved into a universal passion.

  • Country France/Switzerland/Belgium
  • Language In English and French with English subtitles
  • Running Time 100 minutes
  • Website
  • Director Pierre Morath

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