Private Project

The 1/4 Mile Life

A fascinating look inside the world of Grass roots drag racing in America at the 2017 West Coast Shootout

  • Donald Fritsche
  • Donald Fritsche
  • Donald Fritsche
  • Mark Hunt
    Key Cast
  • Robert Mumford
    Key Cast
  • Steve Canton
    Key Cast
  • Thomas Major
    Key Cast
  • Mike Canon
    Key Cast
  • Jeff Bellikka
    Key Cast
  • Project Type:
    Documentary, Short, Student
  • Genres:
    Auto Sports, Documentary, Short, Human Interest
  • Runtime:
    13 minutes
  • Completion Date:
    May 10, 2017
  • Production Budget:
    1,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital, DSLR, GoPro, 1080P 30FP
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  • Film Color:
  • First-time Filmmaker:
  • Student Project:
  • NW DocFest
    Portland OR
    United States
    May 12, 2017
    North America Primere
    audio engineering sound design
Director Biography - Donald Fritsche

At age 47 Donald Fritsche is a loving husband To Sandra and a father of 4 wonderful grown boys.
" I have been a fan of film since i stood in a line 3 blocks long to see Star Wars at the Rosemoyer theater opening night in 1977."

Donald Fritsche produces family friendly car show and racing events including Pacific Waterland 2007-2016
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Director Statement

This film is a charming look at the indelible spirit of mans quest for speed.
Whether you are rich or poor, foreign or domestic these men and women create a beautiful community and share a bond for the love of speed.
Please enjoy our glimpse into there world