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Title The run : a symbol of resistance [Hoopla electronic resource].

Publication Info. [United States] : Dreamscape Media, LLC, 2019.
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Description 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 52 min.)) : sd., col.
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Credits Directed by Friedemann Hottenbacher.
Cast Adam Wakeling, Sohn Kee-chung, Lee Joon-seung.
Summary All eyes were on Berlin in the summer of 1936, where Nazi-Germany was hosting one of the most political Olympic Games in history. Unnoticed by most, a political drama unfolds when Sohn Kee-Chung, a Korean athlete, wins a gold medal in the marathon. Forced to run under the Japanese flag, his victory goes to the country who had been ruling over Korea since 1910. His run becomes a symbol of oppression and rebellion and sparks resistance among Koreans. These events and their repercussions, while subtle, linked Sohn to the larger history of the twentieth century and made him a hero in Korea.
Audience Not rated.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Marathon running.
Genre Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Hottenbacher, Friedemann, film director.
Streiber, Gregor, film producer.
Wakeling, Adam, actor.
Kee-chung, Sohn, actor.
Joon-seung, Lee, actor.
hoopla digital.
Music No. MWT12287327
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