SHORTS IN COMPETITION: DOCUMENTARY

CHALLENGING IMPOSSIBILITY

Directed by Natabara Rollosson, Natabara Rollosson, and Sanjay Rawal
SHORT DOCUMENTARY 28 Minutes World Premiere
FILM GUIDE CHALLENGING IMPOSSIBILITY

This film chronicles the weightlifting odyssey of the spiritual teacher Sri Chinmoy, who at the age of 53 surprisingly took up weightlifting. His lifts were featured on newscasts worldwide, inspiring people to transcend their personal limitations and to abandon their concepts of the restrictions of physical age.

Sports, Documentary
About the Director(s)
NATABARA ROLLOSSON has spanned advocacy, media, education, policy, and film/video in his work. He contributed to Angelina Jolie's doc A Place in Time. SANJAY RAWAL was an adviser to the producers of TFF award winner Pray the Devil Back to Hell. His first short doc was Ocean Monk.

Film Info
  • Section:
    Shorts in Competition: Documentary
  • Year:
    2011
  • Length:
    28 minutes
  • Language:
    English
  • Country:
    USA
  • Premiere:
    World
  • Connect:
Cast & Credits
  • Producer:
    Sanjay Rawal, Natabara Rollonson
  • Primary Cast:
    Bill Pearl, Frank Zane, Hugo Girard, Carl Lewis, Mike Katz, Wayne Demilla
  • Co-Producer:
    Mridanga Spencer
  • Directors:
    Sanjay Rawal, Natabara Rollosson
  • Associate Producer:
    Jennifer Hickman, Abakash Konopiaty, Bishwas Polissar

Contacts
  • Main Contact
    Sanjay Rawal
    Illumine Group, LLC
    Jamaica, NY 11432
    Phone: 347.866.3766
    sanjay@illumine.com