A selected scene from the documentary "Get Off Your Knees: The John Robinson Story". Robinson was born a multiple amputee but his challenges have never been an excuse not to achieve his dreams. This inspirational story demonstrates the indelible nature of the human spirit, the power to adapt to adverse situations and the inner strength of a remarkable person. The film shares intimate details from John's difficult childhood and his eventual success in obtaining a satisfying job, having rewarding relationships and a family. The film was distributed through American Public Television to over 100 PBS stations nationwide and was distributed internationally in China, Australia, Israel and several other countries.
Producer: Daniel Swinton
Director: Daniel Swinton
Cinematographer: Daniel Swinton
Editor: Daniel Swinton
Shot on SONY EX3
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