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Gleason

Synopsis
Documentary about former New Orleans Saints defensive back Steve Gleason who was diagnosed with the debilitating motor neuron disease known as Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis in 2011. Captured during a five-year period post-diagnosis, the film follows Gleason as he battles worsening symptoms while also attempting to raise his young son.
Language
English (United States)
Country
United States
Year of production
2016
Subjects
Social Studies; Medical sciences
Keywords
multiple sclerosis; motor neurone disease

Credits

Director
Clay Tweel

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£7.00
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
111 minutes
Year
2019

Distributor

Name

Arrow Film Distributors Ltd

Web
http://www.arrowfilms.co.uk External site opens in new window
Phone
01923 858306
Fax
01923 859673
Address
18 Watford Road
Radlett
Herts
WD7 8LE
Notes
contact: Neil Agran
 

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