RUN LIKE A GIRL

Denmark 2019 – Director: Katrine W. Kjær – Original language: Swahili, English – Subtitles: English

A radical film that reveals the gap between the world of top-class Olympic sports and the real life of Kenyan marathon runner Visiline Jepkesho. With the not particularly lavish prize money she has to feed her whole extended family.

 

We present the German premiere of the film at DOK.fest München 2020 @home.

 

Writer: Katrine W. Kjær. Camera: Katrine W. Kjær, Martin Munch, Niels Thastum, Lars Reinholdt. Sound: Mikkel Groos. Editing: Anders Skov. Music: Jonas Colstrup. Production: Chili Film. Producer: Ole Tornbjerg. Length: 86 min.

Biography

Katrine W. Kjær holds a degree in multimedia design. Since 1999 she has worked as a director and producer for documentaries and news productions.


Filmography

GIRL IN RETURN, DK 2019, 79 min.
MERCY MERCY - A PORTRAIT OF A TRUE ADOPTION, DK 2012, 90 min.

#A hero's journey #Africa

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