Race (2016)

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Afro-American athelete Jesse Owens achieves greatness as a track and field sportsman. When he is offered the opportunity to compete in the 1936 Summer Olympic games in Berlin he must face the challenges of both athetic achivement and the Aryan vision of Nazi Germany.

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