Rent Olympia on DVD


1940 Rated NR 1hr 55m

On the heels of her propaganda film, Triumph of the Will, German filmmaker Leni Riefenstahl chronicled the 1936 Olympics with this stellar, poetic sports documentary which captures the games in Berlin, including Jesse Owens's history-making victory. The thrill of the games, the beauty and power of the athletes, Riefenstahl's groundbreaking camera techniques and an evocative soundtrack make this one of the best sports documentaries ever made.

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Cast: Jesse Owens

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo, German: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access; This film spans two discs; both discs will be shipped to you simultaneously.