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With the infamous Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race starting in a few days, it’s only appropriate that the documentary “The Great Alone” is bound for release. After receiving critical acclaim at multiple film festivals, including Seattle, La Costa and Flix Film, Greg Kohs’ doc was picked up for distribution by FilmRise. The film follows the comeback story of four time Iditarod champion dog sledder Lance Mackey and his enormous passion for the sport.
FilmRise is releasing the film today digitally on ITunes, Amazon Instant Video, Google Play and Vudu, as well as on DVD and Blu-ray. Check out our exclusive clip up top, and feel free to bundle up tight against the chill.