Lovelock

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He was obsessed with running faster than any man before him. From one of the smallest nations on earth he came to the greatest Olympic event ever staged - Berlin 1936. In front of the Fuhrer and 120 000 frenzied spectators, he ran a race that carried him beyond perfection to despair - a despair that was to end with his dark and lonely death in a New York subway station. An epic tale of triumph and tragedy.
 

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  • Status: 
    Completed
  • Format: 
    Short
  • Genre: 
    Drama
  • Duration: 
    15 min
  • Sales Agent: 
    NZ Film

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He was obsessed with running faster than any man before him. Obsessed with running the perfect race. From one of the smallest nations on earth, he came to the greatest Olympic event ever staged - Berlin, 1936

In front of the Fuhrer and 120 000 frenzied spectators he ran a race that carried him beyond perfection to despiar, a despair that was to end with  his dark and lonely death in a New York subway station.

Technical Info: 
Black and White, 35 mm
Duration: 
15min
Production Year: 
1992
Production Company: 
Stratford Productions
Festival/Awards: 
1992 - Melbourne International Film Festival, Seattle International Film Festival, Mill Valley International Film Festival, Hawaii International Film Festival. 1993 - 'Honourable Mention' American Film & Video
Sales Agent: 
NZ Film

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