Against all odds: from wheelchair to athlete

24 Ott 2020

Sports discipline: Various Sports for the Disabled

Production company: Deutsche Welle

GERMANY 2020, 13 min

Director: Jennifer Pahlke, Killian Bayer

Editing: Nick McKenna-Klein

Producer: Dagmar Engel, Matthias Frickel

Johannes Grasser has been in a wheelchair all his life. According to doctors, Johannes shouldn’t be able to walk at all, least of all surfing. But every day he pushes himself to the limit, determined to live his own life, despite the battle against his own body. It is Johannes’ long journey of overcoming obstacles and breaking barriers.