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Title The Rugby player / directed by Scott Gracheff ; producer: Holly Million.

Published [United States] : Mark Bingham Documentary, 2014.
©2014.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson DVD  796.3338092 BING/ RUGB  SEVEN DAY LOAN  AVAILABLE
Physical description 1 videodisc (90 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 in.
polychrome rdacc
Performers Mark Bingham, Alice Hoagland.
Summary Winner of multiple festival awards, The Rugby Player is an uplifting and stereotype-shattering documentary that tells the story of a mother, a son, and what it takes to be a hero. The film explores the lives of Mark Bingham, one of the passengers on United Flight 93 on 9/11, and his mother, Alice Hoagland, a former United Airlines flight attendant. The Rugby Player is a touching, funny and stirring portrait of how a son's heroism can inspire a nation, and how a mother's love can turn unfathomable loss into unshakable resolve. Utilizing footage shot by Bingham himself, this timely film provides keen insights for the national debates on LGBT rights, marriage equality and gay athletes in sports. The film is an intimate portrait of how a son's heroism can inspire a nation, and how a mother's love can turn profound loss into unshakable resolve.
Original Version Originally produced: United States : Mark Bingham Documentary, 2013.
System notes DVD.
Local note Giblin Eunson Library copy signed by Alice Hoagland.
Other author Bingham, Mark, 1970-2001.
Hoagland, Alice.
Gracheff, Scott, director.
Million, Holly, producer.
Mark Bingham Documentary (Firm), production company.
Subject Bingham, Mark, 1970-2001.
Documentary films -- United States.
Rugby League football players -- Biography.
Gay heroes -- United States -- Biography.
Gay men -- United States -- Biography.
Rugby football players -- United States -- Biography.
United Airlines Flight 93 Hijacking Incident, 2001.
September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001.
Local author Hoagland, Alice. Signer.