Hunter Weeks' doc on Walter Bruening and other centenarians gets a one-week run at IFC Center
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After an encounter with Walter Breuning, the World’s Oldest Man, Hunter Weeks and his fiancée Sarah, embark on an adventure to meet the oldest people in the world, including some of the people born in the 1800s. Capturing the extraordinary lives of people 110 years or older, including World’s Oldest Person, Besse Cooper of Georgia, the couple’s journey sheds light on what is truly important in life.
Traveling across the United States, Cuba, and Italy, Hunter and Sarah explore life’s lessons , connecting us through the stories of several living supercentenarians and the families that support them. WALTER takes viewers on a marvelous journey, a story of perseverance and purpose, meditations on love and life