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YEAR 2014

SECTION Shorts Program Films Presented by YouTube

COUNTRY U.S.A.

RUN TIME 12 min

At 86, Joy Johnson was the oldest woman to run the 2013 New York City Marathon. The story of an inspiring athlete with an uncommon passion for her sport, and for life.

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EMAIL drewhoupt@gmail.com

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Artist Bio

Gabe Spitzer is a three-time Emmy Award-winning filmmaker who has directed and produced documentary content for HBO, ESPN, and Fox. A Vermont native, Spitzer graduated from Wesleyan University and got his start at HBO working on the groundbreaking 24/7 series before leaving to pursue his own films. Most recently, he directed Rise as One, a documentary series leading up to the World Cup, which showcases the unifying power of soccer around the world.