Athlete (film)

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ATHLETE Movie Poster The Race Begins 407x603.jpg
"The Race Begins" promotional poster
Directed by Dave Lam
Produced by Dave Lam
Music by Moby
Edited by Dave Lam
Distributed by Gare du Nord Pictures LLC
Release date
  • March 9, 2010 (2010-03-09)
Running time
95 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Athlete (also styled as ATHLETE) is a 2010 sports documentary film directed, edited and produced by Dave Lam that examines the popularity of endurance sports through the profiles of four individuals – a cancer survivor, a blind senior citizen and twin sisters – who compete in marathons and triathlons. The film was released on DVD and video on demand on March 9, 2010.[1][2]

Athletes profiled[edit]

The film's principal subjects are:[3]


Filming was on location in the United States, beginning in September 2006 and lasting 12 months. The locations featured are:[2][3]


Races featured in the documentary:[3]




  1. ^ "All Movie Guide". All Movie Guide. Retrieved 2009-12-19. 
  2. ^ a b c "IMDb". Retrieved 2009-08-01. 
  3. ^ a b c "official site". official site. Retrieved 2009-08-01. 
  4. ^ See 2012 Strikes, exclusions and disqualifications from the Tour de France.

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