Desert Runners (2013)





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This documentary focuses on a grueling series of four 150-mile footraces that are held in various extreme climates -- the Atacama Desert, the Gobi, the Sahara, and Antarctica. The filmmakers follow as a number of people attempt to complete this physically arduous circuit.

Rating: PG-13
Genre: Action & Adventure, Sports & Fitness, Documentary, Drama, Special Interest
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All Critics (3)

Intense, awe-inspiring docu about extreme marathoners.

Full Review… | January 13, 2015
Common Sense Media

An astonishing piece of work, as spectacular as it is emotionally exhausting, as dynamic as it is rooted in the moment.

Full Review… | July 2, 2013

By and large Steinman's shooting style is both sympathetic and unobtrusive, complemented by cinematographer Sevan Matossian's eye for humanity among these vast, unforgiving landscapes.

Full Review… | June 24, 2013
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