ARTE Re: Higher, faster, further – A life for sport

Finn Braun is one of the greatest young German talents in ski jumping. His dream: World Cup and Olympic participation. The 16-year-old has been going to a boarding school for sports since September. For this he had to leave his mother and friends and completely subordinate his life to the demands of competitive sports. Dr. Anja Hirschm├╝ller knows the pressure of professional sport and its health risks. In a Swiss clinic she treats competitive athletes and works preventively for a healthier top-class sport. A film about the fascination and the price of sporting world records.

Author: Larissa Klinker
Editorial team: Kathrin Bronnert
Producer: Nadja Frenz
Production company: Vincent TV