Documentary HOOD TO COAST returns to Oregon

Documentary HOOD TO COAST returns to Oregon!

The locally produced feature film documentary Hood To Coast just finished two successful nationwide Event screenings in over 380 theaters, selling out shows in New York, Los Angeles, Boston, San Francisco, Seattle, Portland, Atlanta, and several other major markets.  The film Hood To Coast follows four unlikely teams on their epic adventure as they try to conquer the world’s largest relay race. The film, produced by Film For Thought, Inc., was shot over the span of 11 months in Oregon in 2008 with half of the 100 crew members hired locally. (Trailer at


Following the successful nationwide event release, the film returns to local theaters for regular weeklong runs in Portland (Living Room Theaters), Salem (High Street Cinema), and Corvallis (Darkside Cinema). Eugene, Ashland, Bend, and Hood River will open soon. To learn more about the film and to find participating theaters, please visit:

“They’ve crafted an engaging slice of Americana that almost manages to make backbreaking

physical exertion look like a hell of a good time.”

The Onion AV Club

“Run, don’t walk, to Hood to Coast.”

The Oregonian

“Hood to Coast is one stunning sports film.”

The Huffington Post

“What emerged from 11 months of filming is a juxtaposition of emotional terrain as varied as the

race itself.”

LA Times

The Movie and The Living Room Theaters are hosting a special Q&A series starting this week after the 7:00 PM screening.  Ask your questions of team members from some of the team highlighted in the film.   Also, a 3 night Q&A event with Director Christoph Baaden.

Wednesday March 16 and Thursday March 17

Heart N Sole with Kathy Ryan and other Heart N Sole Team Members.

Wednesday March 23 and Thursday March 24

Thunder N Laikaning with Rachel Larsen and other TNL Team Members.

Friday March 25 to Sunday March 27

Director Christoph Baaden, crew members and Rachel Larsen from TNL.

Wednesday March 30 and Thursday March 31

Dead Jocks in A Box with Bob and Jim and other Dead Jocks Team Members

Wednesday April 6 and Thursday April 7

Team R Bowe with Ryan’s mother Vicki and representatives from the American

Heart Association.

Wednesday April 13 and Thursday April 14

Bowerman AC – the Elite Team. Meet some of the fastest runners on the course.

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