Swim Team

Swim Team

DVD - 2017
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What would one do if their community gave up on a child? The parents of a boy on the autism spectrum take matters into their own hands, forming a competitive swim team, recruiting teens on the spectrum and training them with high expectations and zero pity. Watch the extraordinary rise of the Jersey Hammerheads, capturing a moving quest for inclusion, independence, and a life that feels winning.
Publisher: [Arlington, Virginia] :, PBS Distribution,, [2017]
Copyright Date: ©2016
Additional DVD material and packaging,, ©2017
ISBN: 9781531703608
1531703607
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (approximately 100 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
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Alternative Title: POV (Television program)

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LawyerLady
Dec 31, 2017

really moving and heartwarming documentary... I'm so glad I rented this! The filmmakers handle the sometimes tough topic of autism with a light touch and focus on what these kids are capable of doing.... and boy are they capable! They all swim way better than I ever could... a must see for sure!

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Oct 31, 2017

Engaging look into the lives of boys on a swim team who are on the autism spectrum. Look at the abililites of these boys . Very well done!

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