The US has always been looked at as the country of excess. That of course includes food. According to the CVC, Almost 40% of Adults in the US are Obese and 17% of teenagers are as well.
The Godfather of Fitness is a Tribeca short narrative that dives into the life of Jack LaLanne considered the Godfather of Fitness. LaLanne’s impact has been phenomenal. Stories shared by the likes of Elaine “LaLa” LaLanne, Clint Eastwood, Gunnar Peterson, Lou Ferrigno, Denise Austin and Diana Nyad show how much of a genuine love for health and fitness. This love exploded from TV to accruing so many health and fitness accolades.
For all individuals that have a passion for fitness will find this as a beautiful orchestration of his life as told by a great cast of friends and family. For those that are not into fitness, this may serve as inspiration to begin trying to get healthier.
CAST & CREDITS
Director: Rade Popović
Screenwriter: Zoran Amar, Rade Popović
Cinematographer: Frits De Jong
Editor: Rade Popović
Executive Producer: Keith Mirchandani
Producer: Norah Alberto, Josef Lavi, Lucille Dehart, Tracy Paul
Cast: Elaine “LaLa” LaLanne, Clint Eastwood, Gunnar Peterson, Lou Ferrigno, Denise Austin, Diana Nyad