The Frenchy

Director: Michelle Smith
Country of Origin: United States

Jacques “The Frenchy” Houot (pronounced “oo-oh” is a Colrado icon. He is an 82-year-old athlete who gets after it non-stop on skis, mountain bike, and the cyclocross race circuit.

Jacques is an accomplished athlete, but the real story is how he inspires us with his contagious love of life, epic tales of survival, ability to counter aging through laughter, and his impact on the community over decades.

Producer: Michelle Smith
Editor: Michelle Smith
Talent: Jacques Houot
Cinematographers: Michelle Smith, Carl Zoch, Catherine Aeppel, and Butch Peterson
Animation/Graphics/Titles/Credits: Lindsay Jones
Music: Marmoset Music: Dialect of Faith: Y La Bamba, Winter’s Skin: Y La Bamba
Full_Ce_Matin_Le_Soleil-Old-Fashion-Style, French National Anthem, Tes – Yeux – Bleus, Matroushka Waltz, and The Human Flute: Ryan Taubert.