This is the impossible true story of how Sgt. Rob Jones, a bilateral above the knee amputee, biked across the country in one of the coldest winters on record in order to raise money for veteran charities.
PLAYING SATURDAY, MAY 23, 2015
About the Filmmaker
Ivan Kander is a filmmaker and motion designer from Washington, DC. He is an avid movie watcher and podcast listener. He’s also quite handsome and charming (at least that’s what his Mom says). He’s the award winning writer, director, and editor of several short films that have screened at festivals across the United States, including Baggage, Finding Time, and Survive. Recover. Live: The Rob Jones Story, which was the recipient of the Sgt. William Genaust Award for documentary excellence from the United States Marine Corps Heritage Foundation. Ivan is also an editor and writer for ShortoftheWeek.com, the leading destination for short film curation and discussion on the web. For more information about Ivan, visit his websites http://www.lucky9studios.com and www.shortoftheweek.com.