Best Movie - Milan Intl FICTS Sports Festival
Outstanding Documentary - India Sports Movie Festival
When teenagers from one of the nation's toughest neighborhood in Oakland, Calif. sign up to train for a marathon, they begin the journey of a lifetime. Runners High is an intimate character driven documentary of struggle, courage, and hope. During a season filled with conflict and possibility, four of these teen bare their dreams, joys, tears and fears. As several stumble under pressure in emotionally charged moments, others realize the journey begins with the power and commitment to accept responsibility for their own futures. This film shows that no matter what happens next, one season of training to run 26.2 miles can change your life forever.
Production Studio - Jacob Productions