Films

The Pacemaker

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Year of participation 2017
Program Non-competition Programs

Director(s) Selah Hennessy
 

Synopsis

At 95 years old, Charles Eugster dreams of becoming a world champion sprinter. He’s never sprinted before in his life, but with help from his coach, Sylvia, he begins training for the 100 metre dash. The goal is to win gold at the World Masters Athletics Championships in Lyon, France. But when a famous senior sprinter joins the race - 98 year-old Brazilian Frederico Fischer - Charles fears that his dream may slip out of his grasp.

Moscow Cinema
 Hirair and Anna Hovnanian Foundation
 
Daily
 
Festival Coverage
 
 
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