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Block of 3 films: 'Adventurous People'

  • Breckenridge Speakeasy 103 South Harris Street Breckenridge, CO, 80424 United States (map)
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FILMS IN THIS BLOCK:

The Frenchy**

Jacques “The Frenchy” Houot (pronounced “oo-oh”) is a Colorado icon. He is an 82-year-old athlete who gets after it non-stop on skis, mountain bike, and the cyclocross race circuit. Jacques is an accomplished athlete, but the real story is how he inspires us with his contagious love of life, epic tales of survival, ability to counter aging through laughter, and his impact on the community over decades. 
Special Appearance by Jacques Houot

Film Info:  
Director/s: Michelle Smith, USA, Colorado filmmaker
Producer/s

Runtime: 16 min
Screening with: How to Run 100 Miles, Fish Out of Water

Categories:  Adventure


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How To Run 100 Miles

The odds were stacked against Jayson Sime early in life: poverty, homelessness, dyslexia, bullying. But he fought, literally and metaphorically, on his way to a successful career as a political organizer. In 2017, he entered his first 100-mile ultramarathon, betting on his resilience to carry him to the finish line.  

Film Info:

Director/s: Brendan Leonard, USA, Colorado filmmaker
Producer/s

Runtime: 29 min
Screening with:  The Frenchy, Fish Out of Water

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Fish Out of Water

Two amateurs set out to cross the North Atlantic Ocean - in a little wooden row boat.  

Film Info:

Director/s:  Israel Cannan, Australia  
Producer/s

Runtime: 79 min
Screening with:  The Frenchy, How To Run 100 Miles


TOTAL RUNTIME: <124 MIN>

Categories:  Adventure

Ticket Price: $12.00