If you are are a rugby fan, a runner or simply a documentary film fan – two films showing this weekend at Visions du Réel are well worth watching.
Ultra (about the 246 kilometres marathon) will be screened on Saturday 22nd at 17:00 in the Théâtre de Grand-Champ in Gland and on Sunday 23rd at 21:00 in the Colombière Grande Salle in Nyon.
First Try (about a rugby team made up of prison inmates) will be screened on Saturday 22nd at 22:00 at the Théatre de Marens in Nyon and on Sunday 23rd at 13:45 in the Théâtre de Grand-Champ in Gland.
Here are two short reviews of each film plus trailers. The first review is by the editor and the second by a reader who is also a runner.
The Giallo Dozza (Yellow Card) is a rugby team in Bologna, Italy made up of players...