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Swim team / Woodland Park Productions ; produced & directed by Lara Stolman ; producer, Shanna Beloit.

Stolman, Lara, (film producer,, film director.). Beloit, Shanna, (film producer.). Collins, Ann (Producer), (editor of moving image work.). Kilbourn, Laela, 1968- (director of photography.). Suozzo, Mark, (composer.). Woodland Park Productions, (production company.). PBS Distribution (Firm), (publisher.).
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Available copies

  • 4 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main DVD 618.92 SWI (Text) 36803001056881 DVD Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch DVD SPORTS SWIMMING (Text) 37516002040507 DVD Movie Shelf -- Adult Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library DVD DOCUMENTARY (Text) 30477101088627 Main Floor: DVD Checked out 09/26/2018
Lebanon PL - Lebanon DVD 618.92 SWI (Text) 34330513163262 AV - Non-Fiction Movie Collection Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield DVD 618.92 Swim (Text) 31208911971622 audiovisual Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781531703608
  • ISBN: 1531703607
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 100 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Arlington, Virginia] : PBS Distribution, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2016 and broadcast on television program P.O.V. on PBS in 2017.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Editor, Ann Collins ; director of photography, Laela Kilbourn ; music, Mark Suozzo.
Participant or Performer Note:
Featuring the Jersey Hammerheads.
Summary, etc.:
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.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen presentation; 5.1 surround.
Language Note:
English audio; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject: Autistic athletes.
Autistic youth.
Swim teams.
Genre: Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.

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