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Haile Gebrselassie took the world by surprise at the Atlanta Olympics Games in 1996. Endurance is a mix of documentary and re-enactment, subtitles and English, which offers a glimpse not only into this amazing Ethiopian runner's life, but also into the culture of his impoverished nation.

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Profanity A
Substance Use A

MPAA Rating: PG for brief nudity

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How is Gebrselassie’s father’s attitude about his son becoming a professional runner similar to how North American parents would feel about their children working toward such an uncertain goal?

Learn more about the real Haile Gebrselassie here: http://www.hailegebrselassie.net/

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