Winter Olympics in film
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'The Great Ecstasy of Woodcarver Steiner' | 1974( New Yorker Films / February 6, 2014 )
Featured game: Ski jumping
Plot: Werner Herzog's documentary about popular Swiss ski jumper Walter Steiner, who works as a carpenter for his full-time occupation, explored the everyman's quest to fly, and the euphoric feeling he experiences when he does.
Do they get the gold? Not Olympic gold -- he won silver in 1972 -- but in the World Championships, he won individual gold in 1972 and in 1977.