It’s starting to feel like summer, so staying indoors and watching movies is getting harder, but that won’t stop us from our daily #IsolateWithEIFF recommendations! Today’s film is Foxcatcher, the gritty slow moving biopic about John E du Pont and the Schultz brothers he invites to train for the Olympics at his estate. This Academy Award Nominated film stars Steve Carell, Channing Tatum, and Mark Ruffalo and is available on Amazon Prime.
U.S. Olympic wrestling champions and brothers Mark Schultz and Dave Schultz join “Team Foxcatcher”, led by eccentric multi-millionaire John du Pont, as they train for the 1988 Olympic Games in Seoul, South Korea, but John’s self-destructive behavior threatens to consume them all. TRAILER