THE FASTEST, a thrilling based on facts new movie by Lukasz Palkowski (director of acclaimed GODS) will officially conclude the 29th Polish Film Festival in America on Sunday, November 19th at 4:00 PM. in AMC Rosemont 18. The film has been just awarded the Audience Prize at the recent Gdynia Film Festival while its leading actor Jakub Gierszal won the award for the best actor.
The fascinating, true-life story of endurance athlete Jerzy Gorski. In 1990 in the World Triathlon Championships Double Ironman competition he finished with a time of 24:47:46, setting a world record. His story is full of incredible ups and downs, tremendous effort, and unbelievable strength. His achievements would not have been possible without two women in his life. One woman he lost. The other woman inspired him to fight for his life. Extraordinary story of a man who found himself on a verge of self-annihilation only to overcome his addictions and succeed in the most unbelievable way.
The movie is starring Jakub Gierszal, Arkadiusz Jakubik, Janusz Gajos, Artur Zmijewski, Kamila Kaminska, Magdalena Cielecka, Adam Woronowicz, Anna Prochniak. Produced by Iron Films.
A running time is 110 min.; in Polish with English subtitles.
A surprise mini-concert will precede the screening. There will be only one showing of THE FASTEST. The movie will be released in cinemas in Poland simultaneously.
All Star-Tech Glass Closing Night attendees will receive attractive gifts by generosity of Star-tech Glass Inc. and the Society for Arts.
The tickets can be purchased on www.pffamerica.com and over a phone at 773-486-9612.
AMC Rosemont 18 is located at 9701 Bryn Mawr Ave. by I-90. The theatre has a free parking with a ticket validation inside.
The 29th PFFA runs from November 4th to 19th in three major locations. Over 60 features, documentary and animated films are offered for viewing. A full PFFA schedule will be available on the official website www.pffamerica.com on October 7, 2017.
The 29th Polish Film Festival in America is possible thanks to a generous support from the Senat RP, LOT Polish Airlines, IVY Boutique Hotel, Star-Tech Glass, Inc. The Society for Arts, and numerous other individual and corporate donors.
The media sponsors are: WNVR 1030 AM & 104.7 FM, WPNA 1490 AM & 103.1 FM.