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Saturday, October 19

Close up of a man wearing a bright purple athletic shirt running a marathon

Director: Bill Gallagher
Producer: Bill Gallagher
2019 | 87 min | Australia, Brazil, Canada, Kenya, South Africa, South Sudan, Switzerland, United Kingdom, USA | USA
NY Premiere

The first time Guor Marial ran a marathon, he qualified for the Olympics. Unable to run for his newly formed country of South Sudan he was the only athlete to compete under the banner of the International Olympic Committee in the 2012 London Olympics. Run alongside and cheer him on through his journey from Sudanese refugee to world-class athlete.