Cristian was diagnosed with congenital glaucoma at age 12. Slowly losing his sight, and battling depression he searched for purpose on the track, and he’s been running ever since.
A Paralympic champion for Chile in the men’s 5,000m, Cristian’s story proves losing your sight is no barrier to following your dreams.
  • Directed by Douglas Bernardt & Filipe Zapelini
  • Photography: Lucas D. Oliviera
  • Production: Marina Hecker, Amadeu Caringi, Juan Ossa
  • Editing: Gabrial Honzik
  • Sound: Thiago Damant
  • Color: Mauricio de Oliveira
  • Translation: Escarlata Sánchez, Adrian Lancashire, Joanna Gill, Lena Roche, Diego Giuliani, Nuno Prudêncio et Jérôme Plan


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