TOWN OF BEL AIR FILM FESTIVAL

Dark Horse

 

Thursday - 7:30 pm

(doors open 7:00 pm)

Dark Horse

Directed by:  Louise Osmond

 

Guest Host:  Christy Holden, General Manager, Country Life Farm & Merryland Farm

 

Film Synopsis: Set in a former mining village in Wales, Dark Horse is the inspirational true story of a group of friends from a working men's club who decide to take on the elite 'sport of kings' and breed a racehorse. Raised on a slagheap, their foal grows into an unlikely champion, beating the finest thoroughbreds in the land, before suffering a near fatal accident. Nursed back to health by the love of his owners - for whom he's become a source of inspiration and hope - he makes a remarkable recovery, returning to the track for a heart-stopping comeback.

 

Award: Audience Award winner at the Sundance Film Festival

 

www.sonyclassics.com/darkhorse

 

 

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