Kukimbia

In March of 2016, filmmakers Spencer MacDonald and Eva Verbeeck of Ambedo Studio traveled to the highlands of the Kenyan Rift Valley to film and photograph the culture that produces some of the best runners in the world. The duo documented the daily lives of elite athletes, including pro runners Paul Koech, Micah Chemos, and Leonard Komon,...

Goshen – Indigenous Tarahumara

GOSHEN is a powerful documentary depicting the diet and active lifestyle of the indigenous Rarámuri, a light-footed running tribe, who are striving to maintain their ancient culture against all odds. The indigenous Tarahumara community is popularized in Born to Run, a best-selling novel by author Chris McDougall. The Rarámuri are...

Desert Runners

a 2013 documentary film directed by Jennifer Steinman that follows a group of non-professional runners that attempt to complete 4 Deserts, a series of ultramarathon races often considered the most difficult in the world. With Samantha Gash, Tremaine Kent, David O'Brien, Ricky Paugh. Their journeys take them through some of the world’s most beautiful places while pushing the...

Road to Sparta movie

The Road to Sparta is the story of four runners who are trying to complete the 2014 Spartathlon, a 246 kilometre ultra-marathon from Athens to Sparta in Greece."Ultramarathonman" Dean Karnazes will be attempting the race for the first time, and the former Badwater winner will be doing it on the...

Running America

The documentary follows ultrarunners Marshall Ulrich and Charlie Engle as they attempt to set a new speed record for crossing the country on foot in 2008.

Ultramarathon Man: 50 Marathons – 50 States – 50 Days DVD

Dean Karnazes ran 50 marathons in 50 states in 50 consecutive days to raise awareness for youth obesity and to get America active.A beautiful and epic journey across the United States during which Dean pushed the limits of human endurance, inspiring thousands of people of all ages and abilities to...

Running the Sahara

Running the Sahara is a 2007 documentary feature film that chronicles Ray Zahab, Charlie Engle, and Kevin Lin's attempt to run across the entire Sahara desert. They traveled a total of 6920 kilometers, reaching the Red Sea on February 20, 2007. On November 1, 2006,  Charlie, Ray Zahab (who used...