Columbia Film Festival

The Funny Runner

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After quitting her job to pursue her dream of running professionally, Brittany Charboneau quickly found herself not having any fun with the sport she loved. A tough debut at the New York City Marathon and the following training left Brittany broken physically, mentally, and emotionally. Was there really only one path to success in becoming a professional runner or could Brittany throw away everything and do things her own way? This is a documentary film about the path Brittany Charboneau has pursued and what she has discovered about running and herself in the process.

Director Biography - Rob Steger

Rob Steger is a director and producer, known for Sub-4 to States (2019), his first taste of filmmaking. He conceptualized, filmed parts and starred in the TV Show, Running the Triple Crown (2020). The Funny Runner (2021) is his first major push into documentary filmmaking.

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    United States
  • Director
    Rob Steger
  • Screenwriter
    Rob Steger
  • Cast
    Brittany Charboneau, Justin Charboneau, Brigit Mulcahy, Jenni Nettik