With a unique vision that perseverance through the extraordinary leads to progress, Samsung enlisted Academy Award-winning filmmaker Morgan Neville to showcase the inspiring story of Olympic hopefuls from diverse countries who are defying barriers. Their journey celebrates anyone who pushes the limits. They don’t expect anything handed to them. All they want is a fighting chance.

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A Fighting Chance

Each Olympic Games, 1 million athletes train with dream of competing, yet only 1% qualify, let alone medal. A company with a heritage of defying barriers, Samsung has empathy for those who push the definition of what is possible and upholds unique vision…


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Each Olympic Games, 1 million athletes train with dream of competing, yet only 1% qualify, let alone medal. A company with a heritage of defying barriers, Samsung has empathy for those who push the definition of what is possible and upholds unique vision that perseverance through the extraordinary leads to progress.
Enlisting Academy Award-winning filmmaker Morgan Neville, Samsung’s A Fighting Chance is an inspiring story of Olympic hopefuls from diverse countries and is a reflection of Samsung’s roots of never giving up. Their journey celebrates anyone who has fought barriers. They don’t expect anything handed to them. All they want is a fighting chance.

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View bonus content for A Fighting Chance, from Academy Award® Winner Morgan Neville in partnership with Worldwide Olympic Partner Samsung.

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russell shaver

russell shaver Plus

Beautiful interviews and b-roll. Could you say which camera this was shot with? Thanks.

Tomasz Pelczar

Tomasz Pelczar

Currently sometimes even risky idea for those, who apart of patient trainings are more gifted or lucky during few weeks or days, but always splendid ...

James Smoot

James Smoot

Well done. Best of luck to all of the featured athletes.

Alex

Alex

Inspiring

Francis

Francis

Very beautiful and really inspiring lives of real people and their real struggles. Great Job..

barbaramann

barbaramann

They made me feel their uplifting spirit. Because I know my own can fall and fall, so I want to think of them as a positive family I can be with. Thank you.

patrick downs

patrick downs

Really wonderful story-telling. Bravo. Beautifully shot too. ps: We LOVED "20 Feet..." —what a wonderful film.

Carl Cann

Carl Cann

Slowly we are coming to understand that the champion has not crushed the dreams and aspirations of all the others, they exist to represent them.

Marilu Rodriguez

Marilu Rodriguez

Awesome people and so inspiring, thanks for doing this documentary.

DmVishnyak

DmVishnyak Producer

It's real awesome! Wish them all good luck!

Nelly Cheng

Nelly Cheng

Thank you!What a wonderful world!

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