REY RIVERA: INSIDE THE ATHLETE

A documentary centered around Rey Rivera, a five-time NJ track & field state champion and the 2017 national 800m champion. Weeks before Nationals, a confident and eager-to-win Rey discusses his career and his love-hate relationship with running, while he prepares to win States one last time.

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Director, Cinematographer, Editor: Daniele Sestito

Composer: Noah Hubbell

Filmed in May / June 2017, Released in September 2017

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RECOGNITION

  • Garden State Film Festival 2018 - Best College Film FINALIST

  • Philadelphia Independent Film Awards 2018 - Best Documentary FINALIST