4 Fitness-Focused Films at Sundance

Take a break from the slopes and head to the cinema.

With stunning mountains and a vibrant restaurant scene, Park City is a popular ski destination. But at the end of January, winter sports become a sideshow to culture thanks to the Sundance Film Festival. This year, movie-goers can choose from 113 feature-length pictures playing from January 19-29. While climate change and environmental sustainability will be front and center this year—topics that are particularly important to Sundance filmmaker and founder Robert Redford—several documentaries are sports-centric. Here, a round-up of four noteworthy athlete-focused picks.