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Based on a true story, Sport
After a run-in at his previous school, teacher Jim White and his family are forced to relocate to the poor farming town of McFarland. Despite lack of funding at the school and the pressure on his students, who are relied on to work on the family farm after their studies, Jim is determined to foster their raw talent. Forming a cross-country running team in spite of the challenges, Jim finds himself being drawn into the heart of the community and discovers that making a difference goes both ways. Based on a true story, this is an inspiring tale of achievement and rising above difficult circumstances.
This film is based on the true stories of two runners, Eric Liddell and Harold Abraham, taking part in the 1924 Olympics.
11+ years 124 mins
Cheerful comedy about how hot and sunny Jamaica came to enter a bobsled team in the 1988 Winter Olympics.
7–14 years 94 mins
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