Gleason

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Sunday December 11, 2016
      2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: GTCN channel 2.3
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Summary Sentence: After he is diagnosed with ALS, former professional football player Steve Gleason begins making a video diary for his unborn son, as he, his wife, and their friends and family work to raise money for ALS patients as his disease progresses.

Full Summary: An unflinching portrait of retired NFL player Steve Gleason and his battle with ALS. The former New Orleans Saint thrilled fans with a crucial blocked punt during the team's first game back at the Superdome following Hurricane Katrina, but his career was cut tragically short when he was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis at the age of 34. Refusing to give in to fear, Gleason took it upon himself to live a life of inspiration for his wife and newborn son. Clay Tweel directed this emotional documentary. Author: Daniel Gelb Gleason (2016) - IMDB GTCN Movie Schedule

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An unflinching portrait of retired NFL player Steve Gleason and his battle with ALS. The former New Orleans Saint thrilled fans with a crucial blocked punt during the team's first game back at the Superdome following Hurricane Katrina, but his career was cut tragically short when he was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis at the age of 34. Refusing to give in to fear, Gleason took it upon himself to live a life of inspiration for his wife and newborn son. Clay Tweel directed this emotional documentary. Author: Daniel Gelb

Gleason (2016) - IMDB

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Georgia Tech Cable Network (GTCN)

Invited Audience
Faculty/Staff, Public, Undergraduate students, Graduate students
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Keywords
GTCN, free movies, flicks, matinee
Status
  • Created By: nhansen7
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Dec 1, 2016 - 12:54pm
  • Last Updated: Apr 13, 2017 - 5:13pm