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The Nana Project

a film by Robin Givens

USA/83 mins.

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FUN FUN FUN! Set in the competitive world of chess, we follow Nana’s (academy award winner Mercedes Ruehl) journey in a heartwarming, feel-good comedy about reuniting her grandsons (Will Peltz and Nolan Gould) and supporting her retirement community, theTimeless Acres Retirement Home. The story follows a documentary crew who develop an interest in one of its star residents—feisty chess master Helen “Nana” Lewis.This is a delightful comedy for all ages. From the director: "This story is beautiful and such an integral and relatable part of people's lives...mine included! My boys love their Nana!"


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