RACE, A groundbreaking film from Focus Pictures is sprinting to a screen near you. The film which focus on the legendary athlete Jesse Owens.
The Olympian was known for his fight on and off the track and field for equality, which is depicted within the latest feature. The most pivotal scene portrayed in the movie highlights Owens’ historic win at the 1936 Berlin Summer Olympics. During that competition, the Alabama native garnered four gold medals.
Owens is played by burgeoning actor Stephan James, who is widely known for his feature in Selma. RACE will debut in theaters on Feb. 19, 2016, but check out the heated trailer below.