North Vancouver's Harry Jerome kept his head down and ran, through
years of political turbulence and racial conflict, displaying strength
of character and perseverance as impressive as his record-setting
athleticism. Beautiful monochrome imagery, impassioned interviews and
inspiring archival footage tell the runner’s story, from his early
challenges to his three Olympics.
Running time: 83 min.
Watch the trailer here.
In partnership with the NFB.