Running Brave (1983)

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  • Indian Alternative
  • Running Brave: The Story of Billy Mills Alternative

Synopsis

Biopic, drama, sport. The true story of Billy Mills, the young Sioux who won the 10,000 metres at the Tokyo Olympics in 1964, following his gaining a university track scholarship, problems with pressures and prejudice, and his eventual overcoming of these to succeed.

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