Murderball is a 2005 American documentary film about quadraplegic athletes with partial arm function who play wheelchair rugby. It centers on the rivalry between the Canadian and U.S. teams leading up to the 2004 Paralympic Games. It was directed by Henry Alex Rubin and Dana Adam Shapiro, and produced by Jeffrey V. Mandel and Shapiro. It was nominated for Best Documentary Feature for the 78th Academy Awards.Murderball was the very first MTV film released through ThinkFilm as well as Participant Media. The film was screened at the United Nations uncut. One of its stars, Mark Zupan, winced when...
|Release date:||January 23, 2005|
|Directed by:||Henry Alex Rubin, Dana Adam Shapiro|
|Producer:||Jeffrey V. Mandel, Dana Adam Shapiro|
|Editor:||Conor O'Neill, Geoffrey Richman|
|Music by:||Jamie Saft|
|Cinematography:||Henry Alex Rubin|