The Pararoos Film
The Pararoos are the Australian national football team in international 7-a-side competition for athletes with cerebral palsy, acquired brain injuries or injuries acquired from stroke. They are a side that have faced many hurdles in their personal lives as well as in their journeys to represent Australia on the world stage. This film explores different players personalities, the world of paralympic football and the importance of sport in mental and physical rehabilitation.
Who are the Pararoos?
The Pararoos are the Australian Paralympic Football team for Athletes with Cerebral Palsy, Acquired Brain Injury or Stroke
With unprecedented access into the inner sanctums of an international team’s changing room and training facilities this film displays the raw emotion driving a team in which each individual’s life is built on the foundation of defying the odds and never giving up.