A short documentary about Pat (also known as Matthew or Mac or Fran) McNamara, father and Olympic speed skater from Minnesota.
Mac was a lifelong skater and active on a daily basis with tennis, biking, or skating. He passed away Oct 24, 2011, at age 85.
He skated in the 1952 and 1956 Olympics and set several American skating records, including fastest American 1500-meter, fastest American 5000-meter and fastest American 10000-meter.
This video was produced by Jeremy Wilker and Rita Nagan, 2007.
Best Collaboration Award, 2007 MNHS MGG Moving Pictures Festival.