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348_Pumping Iron (1976) Directed by George Butler & Robert Fiore

  • The Mini Microcinema 1329 Main Street Cincinnati, OH, 45202 United States (map)

 Thursday, April 25, 2019

Pumping Iron (1976) 

Directed by George Butler & Robert Fiore

(Part of The Mini Mini Series: Sportz)

Doors 7:00 PM / Start 7:30 PM @ The Mini - 1329 Main St.

Groundbreaking docudrama, Pumping Iron, provides a compelling portrayal of the bodybuilding industry in the mid-1970. As the film’s central figures prepare themselves for the 1975 Mr. Olympia competition in Pretoria, South Africa, a spotlight is shined on this rather niche sport. World-famous, five-time Mr. Olympia champion, “the one and only Arnold Schwarzenegger” is at the forefront of the film. Contestants compete in a tight-knit community, simultaneously supporting and taunting one another in a battle to be the best, to stand at the top of the number-one platform. (85 min)

Free with $5 suggested donation

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