The Ghost

2021 MOFF Official Selection

About This Project

Filmmaker:

Carlo Nasisse, Maria Luisa Santos

Total Running Time:

0:15:00

Filming Location:

Appalachia

Filmmaker Origin:

Athens, Georgia (Based in Mexico City)

Synopsis:

Heather Anderson may be the greatest hiker to ever walk the earth – and yet she has remained a mysterious figure to most. In this short documentary we explore Heather’s personal journey from unknown hiker to the holder of some of the most coveted records in the hiking world.

This film to be screened:

8/6/21 – The Nezinscot Program

Special Note:

World Premiere

Filmmaker Bio:

Carlo Nasisse and Maria Luisa Santos are a filmmaking team based in Mexico City.

Three thoughts from the filmmaker:

We made this during the pandemic. Originally we had planned for a larger scope, perhaps even filming on the PCT. The filmmakers outfitted an old Subaru Outback in order to travel and quarantine safely prior to and during the filmmaking process.

Category
2021 Award Winners, 8/6 Eastern Promenade