The Fall

The Fall

We are not sure of the release date for The Fall. It was released at the box office on 2016-07-29 so we estimate it was released to DVD in October 2016.

The Fall on IMDb Documentary

Director: Daniel Gordon

Cast: Zola Budd and Mary Decker

The Fall tells the remarkable story of a South African barefoot runner, an American track-and-field prodigy, and the events behind one of the most memorable moments in sporting history – the 1984 LA Olympics. The film charts two journeys, from rural South Africa under apartheid and the rolling hills of Southern California, to the starting line of the women’s 3,000 metres. It uncovers a tale of betrayal and exploitation, of the blurred lines between politics, media and sport, and of the dedication and sacrifice required to compete at the highest level. It’s a story that split governments and divided nations, but at its heart is a tale of two young women who, despite the turmoil in their lives, just wanted to run.