The Trails In Motion Film Tour is an annual international film and content showcase for the community, by the community, bringing a collection of the finest trail and ultra running films to passionate audiences around the world. This year, 3 different stories from 3 different continents share the beauty of landscape as it connects with the beauty of effort and movement.
Just You And A Pair Of Shoes
This documentary tells the story of Canaan Vallejos and his background as a person of color in mountain sports, his FKT effort on Mt Williamson CA, and the incredible impact representation can make in one’s life. As the Grateful Dead once said, “What a long strange trip it’s been…”. A film supported by Touchstone Climbing and Fitness.
One summer evening in 2019, in the South of France, Boris Ghirardi's left foot was severed in a motorcycle accident. After his convalescence, Boris rebounds thanks to sport. He who never really ran, at 47 years old, starts trail-running thanks to a blade designed to maximize grip on steep trails, challenging himself to a distance he's never run before.
A Bryan Hynes documentary following the story of ultra runner Lucy Bartholomew as she runs the the 231km Larapinta Trail in the Northern Territory Australia.
From Lucy's early beginnings into the sport of Ultra running, the film looks behind the curtain into the raw and upfront realities of ultra running and the undertaking of a project on this scale. The film shines a light on going beyond limits, the value of community, and showcasing some of the most beautiful landscapes of central Australia