Docudrama | English | 135 minutes
Why Stream This Film?
- Rotten Tomatoes Score (Critics Consensus): 62%
- Metacritic Score: 56
- 75th Venice Film Festival, Winner, Golden Lion
- Ten Academy Award Nominations. Winner: Best Best Foreign Language Film, Best Director (Alfonso Cuarón), Best Cinematographer (Alfonso Cuarón)
- Festivals: Venice, Telluride, Toronto, New York
Best Film of 2018: Time Magazine and The New York Film Critics Circle
Now streaming on:
Though the film is due out in theaters this weekend, it’ll be a couple of years before RACE fully arrives in its most natural habitat: resource-starved high school history classrooms. The film competently recounts a fairly can’t-miss historical episode–Jesse Owens’ Nazi-defying triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin.
RACE reminds us that long before television elevated black sports heroes into gods, there were athletes like Jesse Owens who paved the way.
YOU MIGHT ALSO CONSIDER:
Abraham Lincoln leaves his Kentucky home for the first when he and two friends are hired to take a boatload of pigs to New Orleans…
After the assassination of John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson becomes President of the United States. With the assistance of his wife Lady Bird, and the influence of Martin Luther King Jr., Johnson is fiercely determined to pass the Civil Rights Act before the next election…
In the late 1890s, Stavros and his Greek family live a precarious and brutal life in the Turkish Ottoman territory…
If you found this site helpful, please recommend it to a friend. We also welcome your comments.
firstname.lastname@example.org / call 917-439-3364
P.O. Box 20038
New York, N.Y. 10075