Saturday 28 September 7:30pm
The Soho Hotel, London
Films being screened during this programme are detailed below. Special guest speakers TBA.
Running For Good
This film follows Fiona Oakes in her attempt to compete in the “toughest footrace on earth,” the Marathon Des Sables, a 250km race through the Sahara Desert. Her motivation? A deep desire to raise awareness for the plight of animals.
Run time: 1 hour 14 minutes
Director: Keegan Kuhn
This film is a poem written & read by Jo Moseley, 54, about the joy of tiny, midlife adventures in the sea & hills of Yorkshire, in the north of England.
Run time: 2 minutes
Director: Jo Moseley
Once a swimming champion in Syria, now Sarah finds herself on a broken boat in the Mediterranean. She knows that this will be the most important race she will ever compete in. The prize - saving her own life and the life of her sister.
Run time: 3 minutes 52 seconds
Director: Boryana Ivanova
Captures the journey of a 36-year-old suburban soccer mom and breast cancer survivor who decides to reclaim her body by covering her mastectomy scars with an elaborate tattoo. Directed by a recent breast cancer survivor and created by an all-female crew.
Run time: 16 minutes
Director: Rachel Pikelny
Life of Pi
Singletrack shredders and pizza chefs Jen Zeuner and Anne Keller have transformed their town into a mountain biking hotspot with their Hot Tomato Café. It wasn’t easy at first — some conservative residents weren’t quite ready for their “lifestyle.” But they are now indispensable members of the community.
Run time: 11 minutes 25 seconds
Created by: Felt Soul Media