Related Movies

The Crash Reel


Bang Bang Club

Goal! The Dream Begins

The Athlete

Home > Movies > T > The Athlete

Running Time: 89 mins.
Genre: Biopic, Historical, Sports

Rasselas Lakew
Dag Malmberg
Ruta Gedmintas
Abba Waka Dessalegn

All Cast & Crew >>

Chronicles Abebe Bikila's life and career, from his triumph at the 1960 Rome Olympics where he became the first African to win a gold medal, to the severe car accident that left him a paraplegic but still able to compete in archery at the Paralympics, and later in a cross-country ski race in Norway.