THE RUNNING NONNA

COMO CORRE ELISA

By Andrés ARBIT , Gustavo GERSBERG

FILMSTOFESTIVALS - as SALES / DISTR ARGENTINA

Road movie - Completed 2019

The running Nonna tells the story of Elisa Forti, who at the age of 82 is about to run the race of her life: 25 km through her hometown in northern Italy, near Lago di Como. A road movie that shows with action that "age is what is felt in the heart and in the mind, not what the documents say".

Festivals
& Awards

Ventana Sur 2019
Ushuaia Shh, International Mountain Film Festival 2019
Cine a la Vista! Internacional Youth Film Festival 2019
INKAFEST, Mountain Film Festival 2019
    • Year of production
    • 2019
    • Genres
    • Road movie, Documentary, True Story
    • Countries
    • ARGENTINA
    • Languages
    • SPANISH-ARGENTINE
    • Duration
    • 67 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Andrés ARBIT , Gustavo GERSBERG
    • Writer(s)
    • Gustavo GERSBERG, Andrés ARBIT
    • Producer(s)
    • Damián FAIN (NETO FILMS), Florencia FRANCO (NETO FILMS), Willy DE ROSE (NETO FILMS)
    • Synopsis
    • "The running Nonna" tells the story of Elisa Forti, who at the age of 82 is about to run the race of her life: 25 kilometers through her hometown in northern Italy, near Lago di Como.
      While traveling with her family through the places where she spent her childhood, she runs alongside with two of her grandchildren this demanding career through nature. Elisa shows pure action showing that "age is what one feels in the heart, not what the document says". This is an inspiring movie, like her.
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