The only distributor of films exclusively featuring people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

SPORTS

100% MYSELF

DIRECTED BY EUAN RYAN
6 ½ MIN / DOCUMENTARY / 2017 / SCOTLAND

Climbing has helped Georgia, a young woman on the autism spectrum, to confront her issues and realize that, for her, ‘normal’ just isn’t.

ASCENT

DIRECTED BY REED MARTIN
11 MIN / DOCUMENTARY / 2019 / USA

Joshua, an 18 year old diagnosed with autism, overcomes his personal struggles while becoming a champion at the sport he loves.

BOYS IN THE BOAT

PRODUCED BY NIVE DAS
16 1/2 MIN / DOCUMENTARY / 2018 / USA

Two young rowers with intellectual disabilities thrive on the companionship and routine that comes with being part of a team. Luke is an exuberant athlete who rows on his high-school team and seeks acceptance from his peers. Ben, a socially-conscious student, is about to graduate from the familiar world of high school. These athletes row for different reasons, but both find it helps them challenge everyday stigma. When offered the chance to compete in the world’s largest high school regatta, Luke trains to win a championship that represents acceptance as a true competitor. But, as graduation approaches, Ben faces seemingly insurmountable obstacles as he navigates toward adulthood.

FIGHTER

DIRECTED BY BUGSY STEEL
7 MIN / NARRATIVE / 2017 / UK

Ten minutes before a boxing match, a teenage boxer with Down syndrome fights for his right to get in the ring.
The story unfolds backstage in the immediate moments leading up to the fight. Fighter finds himself torn between his over-bearing trainer, a sister who hates seeing him get hurt and a boxing committee unsure whether to sanction him to fight at all.
Both an exploration of amateur boxing and freedom of choice, Fighter is a tense, visceral human drama about one person’s fight to follow his dreams.

Get That Gold

DIRECTED BY BRYAN TUCKER
4:30 MIN / DOCUMENTARY / 2014 / USA

Kyle is a 29-year-old adoptee with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS). This documentary follows Kyle as he prepares to compete in the 2014 Washington State Special Olympics.

Go Jackson Doll

DIRECTED BY BEN SEVERANCE
12 MIN / DOCUMENTARY / 2014 / USA

A mother’s mental strength is tested when she enrolls her son with autism in an ice skating program.

HANNAH

Directed by Sergio Cruz
5.5 min / documentary / 2010 / UK

This film explores the playful ambition of Hannah, a young dancer and athlete with a disability. Her personal achievements reveal that disability is no barrier to creativity.

HEAD GAMES

Directed by Steve Devick
91 min / documentary / 2012 / USA

A penetrating look at concussions in adult and kids’ sports.

Ingrid’s Big Jump

DIRECTED BY ZOË HARVEY
10 MIN / DOCUMENTARY / 2010 / AUSTRALIA

Ingrid’s big goal is to hang glide. Her journey to the edge of the precipice took hard work, perseverance and character – the latter she has in spades.

Jacob’s Turn

Directed by Nick Nanton
8 min / documentary / 2010 / USA

An inspirational short documentary about a boy with Down syndrome and his love of baseball. The film shows how Jacob’s “turn” at bat and on the field was a thrill for him, but more importantly, an event that transformed the hearts of everyone in his town.