Athletics: "Spirit of the Marathon II" To Be Released June 12, 2013
Los Angeles, California - March 4, 2013 - The filmmakers who brought you the award-winning documentary SPIRIT OF THE MARATHON have unveiled the trailer for SPIRIT OF THE MARATHON II and announced that the film will be released in cinemas across the United States on June 12, 2013.
The original film, released in 2008, followed six runners in their pursuit to run the Chicago Marathon while simultaneously exploring the story of how the legendary 26.2 mile running race came into existence.
The sequel will follow seven runners - elite and recreational - on their journeys of physical endurance and personal struggle as they run the breathtaking Maratona di Roma.
Featuring interviews with marathon greats such as Stefano Baldini, Paula Radcliffe, Frank Shorter and many others, SPIRIT OF THE MARATHON II expands upon the first film and looks further into the evolution of the marathon, its significance in the sporting world and impact on society.
Watch the trailer for SPIRIT OF THE MARATHON II for an exciting first glimpse of the highly anticipated sequel below: