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Performance, Episode 8, Playing with Pain
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directed by Jean-François Després; produced by Mary Armstrong, Pixcom, in Performance, Episode 8 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2001), 50 mins
Elite athletes push their bodies so hard that pain is often part of their daily experience. The key for the coaches and scientists is to better understand pain, how to treat it and how to avoid it.
directed by Jean-François Després; produced by Mary Armstrong, Pixcom, in Performance, Episode 8 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2001), 50 mins
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Performance, Episode 12, Training an Athlete
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directed by Isabelle Depelteau; produced by Mary Armstrong, Pixcom, in Performance, Episode 12 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2001), 50 mins
More and more, an elite athlete doesn’t just have a coach: he is surrounded by a team of professional trainers, scientists and some very sophisticated technologies, all focused on his success.
directed by Isabelle Depelteau; produced by Mary Armstrong, Pixcom, in Performance, Episode 12 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2001), 50 mins
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Time in the Minors
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directed by Tony Okun; produced by Tony Okun (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2010), 1 hour 25 mins
Every year in June approximately 1500 new players out of high school and college are chosen from the amateur baseball draft and sent to play in the minor leagues. Trying to make it in the fiercely competitive world of professional baseball can make or break you. TIME IN THE MINORS documents the lives and passionat...
directed by Tony Okun; produced by Tony Okun (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2010), 1 hour 25 mins
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Clean Spirit
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directed by Dirk Jan Roeleven, fl. 2000-2015 and Pieter van Huystee, 1956-; produced by Pieter van Huystee, 1956-, NTR and Pieter Van Huystee Film and Television (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2014), 1 hour 28 mins
Too many doping scandals have damaged the sport of cycling. But Clean Spirit introduces us to one pro cycling team that strives to compete the 'right way' -- and in the process has launched the careers of two of the most talented riders of this generation, Marcel Kittel and John Degenkolb. The two young sprinters,...
directed by Dirk Jan Roeleven, fl. 2000-2015 and Pieter van Huystee, 1956-; produced by Pieter van Huystee, 1956-, NTR and Pieter Van Huystee Film and Television (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2014), 1 hour 28 mins
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Cycling Shorts: Short Documentaries About Bicycles
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directed by Joe Biel, fl. 2008-2013; produced by Joe Biel, fl. 2008-2013 (Pottstown, PA: MVD Entertainment Group, 2012), 3 hours 9 mins
What is bicycle culture? It's what you make of it. Joe Biel's short movies explore all these phenomena and more as he follows the emergence of modern bike culture over the last ten years of riding the streets of U.S. cities and meeting the characters who are making the magic happen.
directed by Joe Biel, fl. 2008-2013; produced by Joe Biel, fl. 2008-2013 (Pottstown, PA: MVD Entertainment Group, 2012), 3 hours 9 mins
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Gaea Girls
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directed by Jano Williams and Kim Longinotto, 1952-; produced by Under the Sun (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2002), 53 mins
Every Spring in Japan, young people have to decide their future. Many young girls are are setting their sights on a gutsy future - professional wrestling. Gaea is one such company that rears young wrestling hopefuls. The girls are expected to go through a grueling year's initiation, where they will have to underg...
directed by Jano Williams and Kim Longinotto, 1952-; produced by Under the Sun (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2002), 53 mins
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Gaea Girls, Part 2
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directed by Jano Williams and Kim Longinotto, 1952-; produced by Under the Sun (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2002), 50 mins
Every Spring in Japan, young people have to decide their future. Many young girls are are setting their sights on a gutsy future - professional wrestling. Gaea is one such company that rears young wrestling hopefuls. The girls are expected to go through a grueling year's initiation, where they will have to underg...
directed by Jano Williams and Kim Longinotto, 1952-; produced by Under the Sun (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2002), 50 mins
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Welcome To Fat Camp
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directed by Mark Chapman; produced by Barbara May, fl. 1990 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1990), 30 mins
Camp Shane in New York is a special summer camp for fat and overweight American children. This documentary follows the camp's regime of diet, exercise and psychological therapy, and talks to some of the children who attend about their lives, problems and attitude to the camp
directed by Mark Chapman; produced by Barbara May, fl. 1990 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1990), 30 mins
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The Great Challenge
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(Oslo, Oslo County: Nordic World, 2009), 46 mins
One is blind, the other has cancer. It’s still their dream to ride a tandem bike 540 km across Norway. Join Vidar and Tahir's incredible journey. 'It’s not a problem to be blind if you have someone who can be your eyes.' Tahir is a young man who has been blind since age 15. A rare disease made him lose his si...
(Oslo, Oslo County: Nordic World, 2009), 46 mins
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My Avatar and Me
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directed by Bente Milton; produced by Mikkel Stolt, 1965- and Bente Milton, Milton Media and Fenris Film (Copenhagen, Capital Region (Denmark): Danish Broadcasting Corporation, 2010), 1 hour 31 mins
A man enters the virtual world Second Life to pursue the personal dreams he can not fulfill in real life. His journey into cyberspace becomes a learning experience which gradually opens the gates to a much larger reality Mikkel is an unsuccessful documentary filmmaker, who decides to create a new identity and joi...
directed by Bente Milton; produced by Mikkel Stolt, 1965- and Bente Milton, Milton Media and Fenris Film (Copenhagen, Capital Region (Denmark): Danish Broadcasting Corporation, 2010), 1 hour 31 mins
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