FEHÉR TENYÉR (2006)

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Sport drama. A former Hungarian Olympic gymnast is hired as a coach for Canadian gymnasts at the Altadore Gymnastics club. He himself had an eventful life, running away to join the circus as an acrobat when fifteen and later undergoing a gruelling and harsh training regime as a gymnast in Hungary in the 1980s. He is assigned to coach a talented but moody and erractic gymnast and although the two are antagonistic towards each other at first their relationship gradually changes to one of mutual respect and friendship.

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