Skid Row Marathon (2017)
Directed by Mark Hayes
Genres - Culture & Society, Sports & Recreation | Sub-Genres - Outdoor Recreation, Social Issues, Sports | Run Time - 85 min. | Countries - Ghana, Italy, United States | MPAA Rating - NR
This documentary showcases Los Angeles criminal court judge Craig Mitchell's efforts to lead and fund a running club composed of homeless individuals, recovering addicts, and paroled convicts.The pursuit of running gives many of Mitchell's recruits a hard-won dignity and optimism.
alcoholism, drug-addiction, homelessness, judge, marathon, training