Trailerama: Hood to Coast

With the exception of Pre, watching people run isn’t the most aesthetically fulfilling activity. There’s a lot of sweat … blood vessels … wobbling bits. The filmmakers behind Hood to Coast don’t explain why we should be interested in this relay race, which takes place every August and runs from Oregon’s Mount Hood to the ocean. Instead, they expect us to be interested in the quirky group of runners the event attracts. What results are a series of portraits of individuals who range from the irritating to the inspiring. For gym rats only. Directed by Christoph Baaden.

Tags: ,

One Response to “Trailerama: Hood to Coast”

  1. The Great SXSW 2010 Preview Dump: Spotlight Premieres, Part 1 « SquallyShowers Says:

    […] Hood to Coast […]

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: