It’s coming to the end of the summer and no doubt rainy days are on their way. So Streetmotion has come up with a list of films based around parkour/freerunning for you to watch when you can’t train. Check them out
RUN – This is a fast-paced, action/thriller, which centers on a street smart, 17-year-old named Daniel who practices parkour. Making new friends he does not tell them his little secret. He was a thief.
– an action packed film set in the ghettos of Paris in 2010, an undercover cop and ex-thug try to infiltrate a gang in order to defuse a neutron bomb.
District 13 ultimatum:
Damien and Leito return to District 13 on a mission to bring peace to the troubled sector that is controlled by five different gang bosses, before the city’s secret services take drastic measures to solve the problem.
– With a ticking bomb locked to his neck, a young freerunner races against the clock and all types of baddies to get from one end of the city to the other to save himself and his girlfriend.
– Gravity or Police, these guys don’t believe in any law. Idolized by the youth of Paris as much as they’re hated by the police, they are the Yamakasis, modern samurais. With acrobatic skillfulness and adrenaline pumping belief in their own immortality, they throw themselves out from incredible heights, and jump from roof to roof. Locked doors and “No Trespassing”-signs become irresistible challenges. But one day, whilst mimicking one of the Yamakasi’s more dangerous stunts, a young fan gets injured. Only one operation can save the boy, an operation that his family can’t afford.
– Parkour is Marc Rensing’s debut drama about a young man and his group of friends in an unnamed industrial town in Germany. The film is a captivating story of friendship, love, and jealousy and deals with parkour, the physical discipline of training in which the traceur has to overcome obstacles within his or her path.
Will all these films in mind, when a rainy days comes around, you can keep yourself entertained until the sun comes out. Let us know what you think about each film in the comments section below.