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  • La COCADA Working


Sport drama about the dangers of steroid use by professional athletes. Twenty-five-year-old runner catherine Delaunay becomes French champ after the official winner is disqualified for drug use. But a muscle tears just before a vital race. At the urging of her German coach catherine accepts illegal drug treatment to enable her to continue her training and the season.

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