The secret weapon of The Rebound – the reason why this movie affects you so deeply, even if you don’t care about sports – lies within the personal stories of the players.
This is a groundbreaking documentary with a strong impact campaign...an incredibly inspiring sports doc!
ABOUT THE MOVIE
About the movie: THE REBOUND is an award-winning independent documentary (76 min) following the underdog journey of the Miami Heat Wheels wheelchair basketball team in their quest for their first NWBA National Championship. The cameras don’t stop when the players leave the court: the film follows the athletes through daily life with a disability as they reach for new heights. Everyone has their own challenges, #itsallabouthowyourebound.
From breakout Director and DP Shaina Allen, Producer Michael Esposito, Executive Producer and Emmy-Award Winning Director and Best-selling Author Nick Nanton and JW Dicks, the movie screened at more than 25 FILM FESTIVALS, 150+ SPECIAL SCREENINGS, 9 AWARDS, and PILOTED SUCCESSFULLY in schools and university research studies. The Rebound premiered on NETFLIX in 2019 and in-flight on DELTA AIRLINES in 2020-21.
Mission: We believe in a more inclusive world, one where all people have equal opportunities to participate in sport, regardless of their abilities. Using film, media and live experiences we strive to:
- Increase awareness for wheelchair basketball and adapted sports
- Promote inclusion and access to sports for people with physical disabilities
- Celebrate the power of the thriving human spirit, because #itsallabouthowyourebound