Detail

Title ID 9971Collection ID1201
TitleAthletes Hope to Win
Date2012
CollectionCarousel Films
Genre/TypeProfessionalFilm/Video companyIndependent Artist/Film-makerFictionSpoof
ThemeUrban Life
KeywordsCharities Disabled Persons Food Sport
Location
LocalBrighton
RegionalBrighton and Hove
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionCarousel
CameraJunk TV
DirectorMatthew Hellett; Sarah Watson
ProducerMatthew Hellett; Sarah Watson
Commissioning bodyCarousel; Junk TV; Oska Bright Festival
Funding bodyArts Council England; Brighton and Hove City Council; The Monument Trust
SoundCarousel
MusicCarousel
Other credits(film-makers) Farrell Huband; Robert Beirne; Ella Collins; Nerissa Enticott; Stuart Horner; Lilly Swift; Gareth Evans; Maddison Edwards; Kerry Wooden
FormatColour Sound
Duration2 min.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

This colour spoof documentary with animated sequences, follows a group of learning disabled athletes who are 'training' for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games and live in the same house together. Their sports coaches, give them an unhealthy diet to eat, so they gain lots of weight and are unable to compete in their individual sporting events.

Stills

A still from Athletes Hope to Win (2012)}