Marathon Boy. FREE pre-festival film screening presented by the Canadian Sport Film Festival
Discover the story of Budhia: a four-year old boy and long-distance running prodigy, rescued from poverty in India by a coach with big dreams. Follow the real-life account of media controversy, political scandal and the genuine bond formed between a guru and his disciple – all set in the heart-racing world of marathon running. Q&A to follow.
View trailer of the film here: http://vimeo.com/30178872
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This event is free however space is limited so reservation is required.
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The Canadian Sport Film Festival
The Faculty of Kinesiology & Physical Education, University of Toronto
The Centre for Sport Policy Studies, University of Toronto