Gifted – The Official Trailer
Those new to the bodybuilding world may think bodybuilding is just hulk-like figures throwing around heavy weights at the gym, getting a funky spray tan, and then stripping down to a speedo and flexing – this couldn’t be farther from the truth. The art of bodybuilding is as complex as any other sport. The world of professional bodybuilding is chalk full of some of the most talented, dedicated, and hard working athletes ever, and their accomplishments aren’t met without an immense amount of sacrifice.
Recently, professional bodybuilding has started gaining in exposure and popularity among main stream media as a result of the growing fitness and supplement industry and expanding social media platforms.
Phil Heath a.k.a “The Gift”, 4x Mr. Olympia and the reigning 2014 champion, is the star of the soon-to-be released Gifted, a feature-length documentary by director Johnathan McFarlane.
Gifted takes a look at Phil Heath’s bodybuilding journey, and documents his hard work, dedication, hardships, and success from 2009 to 2012. Viewers are given a behind-the-scenes look at the nitty gritty details and both the fun and crazy facets of Phil Heath’s bodybuilding lifestyle and career.
Gifted will be featured at several film festivals all over Canada and the U.S. So check your local listings calendar to see when you can catch it.