THE LONG DISTANCE

Austria, Germany, Kenya 2015 – Director: Daniel Andreas Sager – Original language: Afrikaans, English, German, Russian – Subtitles: German

For years, Kenya has produced the best marathon runners in the world. Athletics’ supreme discipline has long been established as a globally-networked business. The filmmaker, Daniel Sager, shows the interdependence between two Kenyan runners and their German manager and holds a mirror up to us all. More than just a film about marathons.

Writer: Daniel Andreas Sager. Camera: Julia Höhnemann, Daniel Andreas Sager, Carina Neubohn. Sound: Frank Schubert, Tobias Scherer, Oscar Stiebitz, Emre Türker. Editing: Nadine Müller. Music: Hannah von Hübbenet, Marcel Walter. Production: Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg. Producer: Simon Riedl. Length: 93 min.

#Sport and Extremes #Africa #14jugendfrei

DOK.deutsch 2016
  • Saturday
    05/07/16
    17:00
    HFF - Audimax
    German subtitles. G-rated (14), Q&A with Daniel Sager
  • Monday
    05/09/16
    21:00
    City 3
    German subtitles, Q&A with Daniel Sager
  • Wednesday
    05/11/16
    18:00
    City 2
    German subtitles. G-rated (14)
  • Thursday
    05/12/16
    09:30
    City 3
    German subtitles. G-rated (14)