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Endurance / Walt Disney Pictures presents a La Junta, LLC. production in association with Film Four and Helkon Media Filmvertrieb ; a Leslie Woodhead film.

Woodhead, Leslie, 1937- (Added Author). Greenspan, Bud. (Added Author). Powell, John, 1963- (Added Author). Strasburg, Ivan. (Added Author). Zimmer, Hans (Added Author). Palevsky, Max. (Added Author). Pressman, Edward R. (Added Author). Malick, Terrence, 1943- (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 83 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Walt Disney Pictures : 1999.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Leslie Woodhead.
Participant or Performer Note:
Featuring interviews with and footage of Haile Gebrselassie as himself.
Summary, etc.:
Haile Gebrselassie -- the Ethiopian distance runner who won Olympic gold for his 10,000 meter performance at the 1996 games in Atlanta, Georgia is the real-life subject of endurance. The film traces Gebrselassie's path from his days as a poor farm boy who ran six miles to school and back, through is relentless training to be the best 10,000 meter runner in the world, to his place atop the victory stand in Atlanta. Endurance tells the universal tale of courage, strength and the power of the human will.
Target Audience Note:
Rated G.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Runners (Sports) > Ethiopia > Biography.
Olympics > Biography.
Ethiopians > Biography.
Genre: Films for the hearing impaired.

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