Rising Phoenix tells the inspiring story of elite athletes qualifying to compete at the Paralympics. The “Parallel” Olympics hosts disabled athletes who overcome major obstacles to compete at the highest level. They demonstrate perseverance, camaraderie and riveting athletic ability.
THE LENS OF HOPE
The success of these athletes against the odds they face, inspire others to not give up on their dreams and not stereotype the disabled community.
Producer: Greg Nugent; Elite Paralympic Athlete & Co-Producer: Tatyana McFadden
Run time: 1 hour 46 minutes