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Over the Limit

Over the Limit is a movie starring Yana Kudryavtseva, Margarita Mamun, and Irina Viner. An intimate portrait of the world's most outstanding rhythmic gymnast Margarita Mamun who needs to overcome mental fragility to take part in the...

Other Titles
Jenseits des Limits, Over the limit, Túl minden határon, オーバー・ザ・リミット/新体操の女王マムーンの軌跡
Running Time
1 hours 14 minutes
Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Genres
Documentary, Sport
Director
Marta Prus
Writer
Marta Prus
Actors
Amina Zaripova, Margarita Mamun, Irina Viner, Yana Kudryavtseva
Country
Finland, Poland, Germany, France
Year
2017
Audio Languages
English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

An intimate portrait of the world's most outstanding rhythmic gymnast Margarita Mamun, the main representative of the prestigious Russian National Team. The film presents a groundbreaking year in her life, from the 2015 World Championships to the 2016 Olympic Games. The gymnast has the chance of a lifetime to become an Olympic champion, competing with the best friend from her club, Yana Kudryavtseva. Owing to coach Irina Viner, rhythmic gymnastics in Russia is much more than just a sport discipline. It is a hermetic world and a source of great fame for gymnasts. The story about Margarita Mamun acts as a parable of the training system created by Irina Viner. What does it mean to live constantly under the pressure of expectations? Over the Limit is a film about a struggle for dreams and the solitude of a distinguished individual.

Comments about documentary «Over the Limit» (31)

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Kathy P.

The legendary John Muir has put together a documentary about the greatest car race in American history and the people who were involved with it. The film is very good but that is all I can say about it. The film is extremely informative, and the way Muir tells the story is extremely good. I have been reading books about the race for the last 20 years and there are so many details I have missed. Muir gives an insight that the real story of the car race was not made in newspapers or magazines, but by people. The one thing I did not like about this documentary was the editing. It sometimes took too long to explain something, and I would have preferred it to be shorter. The film was good, but I am not sure about the editing. I gave this film a 10 out of 10.

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Harry P.

This is a very interesting film. I didn't expect this to be as much a documentary as it is, and it is very well done. I was especially impressed with the way the filmmakers used both sound and film to convey their message. The way they used the sound was very interesting, as they had a very nice setup where they would capture the sound of the announcers and other announcers on the radio, and then they would use it to make a little commentary. They also used a lot of film, which was very well done. This is a great documentary, and it is definitely worth watching.

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Janice

That the US even gave him a thumbs up was a joke. Its a shame the team came back to play a much better opponent in the knockout game. I do have some questions though: 1. Does a bank not have the right to sue a bank robber? 2. Would the bank robber even get away with it? Or is it like some guy could get away with it all his life but then dies in the street? Or is it that the bank would have to go after the robber by all means? I'm sure it would be hard to do so, but just ask the man on the street. 3. What about the local economy? The Mexican Cup is just a cash cow for the Mexican Federation and their sponsors, and I'm sure all the money went to the people in Mexico. It makes no sense that the US wouldn't even want to compete in it. 4. Why would the US even give the games away? Would you let the Mexican Federation put on the Super Bowl and you just let the federation use it as a cash cow? I'm sure it was an idea that was in the minds of the people, but no, it was sold as a real game of football, a big game in a big city and a huge global event. The Mexican Federation could have easily just done it on TV and taken it all in the peso, it's not like the US would have to foot the bill for all the events and millions of pesos. How could the US have gotten in to that? 5. I don't get why a bank robber would come to a country like Mexico and rob a bank. Its a cheap city. Why would he even think of that? That's probably the smartest thing he could do, he'd just rob a bank and go to the nearest bar and start drinking. In my opinion, they should have said the next best thing was a game of soccer, that would have been more profitable for the Federation. A real game of soccer would have been more exciting and fun for all the people in the stadium. I don't know how a country like that would have been able to hold it's own a real game of football in the middle of the night, but what do I know? A country like that could be a hell of a lot more productive and exciting than the US.

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Daniel

This is a must-see documentary that delves into a lot of deep areas. It is very moving and will bring tears to your eyes. I was moved by it. If you have never gone to a Rockies game, see it. It is about an organization that gives the fans of the Rockies a tremendous experience. There is never a moment in the stadium where you are not at the edge of your seat. But I thought it was a shame the team had to choose between a documentary on the team and the Rockies being in the World Series. All in all, I highly recommend it and you will want to watch it over and over.

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Ann G.

I was really looking forward to seeing this film. I was not disappointed at all. It is the best film of its kind I have ever seen. I felt so much emotion and I was moved by it. I don't want to give too much away, but I think that everyone should see this film. It really makes you feel what it feels like to be a fan of the sport of football. It really makes you understand the pain and suffering that these young men go through. It is very emotional and you will be moved. I thought the director did a great job. I don't know how he did it, but he did. The film is very well done and you can tell that a lot of work went into it. It really is a must see. The film is not about the players themselves, it is about the pain and suffering that they go through. The film is very well done. I don't think I could ever watch it again. I hope you enjoy it as much as I did. It is very emotional and I think you should see it.

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Ralph Fields

Watch this movie, you will not be disappointed. This documentary is worth watching. It's very well done. I do not understand how one can be so confused as to what is going on. I would like to ask someone who can answer that. This movie is quite a deep look into the life of Ricky Williams, it will teach you what really makes a great baseball player, and why they all stand out. This movie is very well done. I think it's well worth watching. I would recommend it to anyone, or anyone who would like to learn more about one of the greatest athletes in the history of our game. It's very interesting and informative. Don't be confused, this movie is not about who wins the ballgame, it's about what makes one a great baseball player. And what makes Ricky Williams a great player. So go watch it, and you will understand.

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Hannah

Having just finished watching this film I can only express my amazement at the quality of the production. No doubt the DVD is just as good and the content, in addition to the photography of the California desert, is a unique and very moving experience. The documentary features interviews with numerous professionals who worked with and from the Cheyenne tribe. The people in the film talk about the difficulties they faced trying to preserve their culture. In a few days, they had to leave their home, their tribal ties, and their language for an unknown purpose. The film itself is worth seeing for the quality and bravery of the production team. If you are into documentaries about extreme sports, you'll find this one to be very interesting.

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Sarah

I went to see this movie with some friends and we all loved it. It was a great story about a young man who found out his father was a boxer and was a very dedicated man. The film was very well done, it was a good story and it was very well done. The story was great and I would recommend this movie to everyone. It is very good and worth seeing. I give it an A.

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Helen Lynch

This film is a great documentary about Tony Hawk and his love for skateboarding. There are lots of things that make this film outstanding. Some of them are: a) Michael Caine - this guy knows the business, and he really helped us understand Tony's creative life. b) The guys who skate with Tony - it is really interesting to see how Tony works with these guys to help him skate. And, there is also a special chemistry between Tony and his dad, who is his most important mentor. c) Tony Hawk himself - this guy really knows how to skate and also how to win. He was not a huge sportsman, but he has so much passion and is a great person. d) The director - he is an amazing person. He knows how to tell the story of skateboarding and how to create a unique documentary. e) The director of this film - he has also seen the birth of skateboarding and he knows how to capture the essence of skateboarding in a real documentary. f) The screenplay - this guy knows how to create a really interesting and emotional story. In addition to the above, the director also knows how to mix comedy and drama in a good way. In my opinion, this film is a must-see for everyone who loves skateboarding and everyone who loves this kind of documentary. The message in this film is really powerful: skateboarding is not just about skateboarding, it is not just about one guy doing a specific thing, it is also about people who just like skateboarding and want to learn and enjoy it. So if you are going to watch this film, see it because it is a must-see for everyone. Please watch this documentary and then you will understand and will appreciate what this documentary really is all about.

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Eugene J.

I had the pleasure of watching the documentary on the 2015 Major League Baseball All Star Game in San Diego. I attended the game on Opening Day for the first time and saw many of my old friends there. It was a fantastic event for all baseball fans. Watching this film was one of the highlights of my day. It was truly a wonderful experience. The characters were incredible, the families were amazing, and the story was all-around fantastic. I was absolutely blown away by this documentary and can't wait to see it again. I would also like to thank Jason Chan for putting this together and bringing us this incredible film.

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Michael Hopkins

This is the first documentary I've ever seen that tells the story of a 10x Fictional story that became a reality. The movie was very compelling and the film makers did a great job. It was amazing to see how the entire town, from people to people to kids to animals to businesses, all of them came together to support it. It was really heartwarming and inspiring to see the level of love and commitment the people had for the movie. It was so great to see so many people from all walks of life, many of whom had never been involved with "10x Fictional". I love how it came across that they had lots of support from everyone in the community, even the law enforcement, the mayor and the police chief. It was inspiring and it was the first documentary I've ever seen that really showed the passion and love the whole town had for the movie. The movie makers were very professional and worked very hard to capture the emotions and feelings of the townspeople. The reaction of the townspeople and the company was incredible. The reactions were so real, the reality of the whole story was incredible. I highly recommend this film for anyone who loves sports, or movie, or just a great story.

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Robert C.

Thanks to the video store I saw this at. I am currently listening to it over again in the background while I go through some errands at the local music store. The music is by various artists, including Eddie Vedder, Neil Young, Jimi Hendrix, and Sly and the Family Stone. Vedder has said he wanted to use some of the songs from the documentary, but he wasn't able to, due to copyright issues. Most of the people in the audience had never heard of the Grateful Dead, even though they did recognize the main character, so I am sure many of them would like the music on the soundtrack. In a word, I was very pleased with the quality of the movie and the effort of the people who made it. This movie would have been a major success without the cooperation of the movie company. I was also disappointed that the movie didn't use the full-length footage from the concert. Instead, the film made an exception for the images from the audience when people exited the theater. I felt that if they had used the full-length footage of the show, this movie would have had a more balanced view of the concert and the musicians. I highly recommend this movie to anyone who wants to see a movie about the music and the people who made it.

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Craig L.

The baseball scene was quite popular. I was quite disappointed when the scene was taken out. I felt that it was a great part of the movie. It was funny, it was sad, and it was even touching. But now that I saw the scene taken out of the movie, I felt very much. I felt that it would have been better if it was put in, instead of being removed. It was about taking care of a woman that was having a stroke. The guy is standing there at the ball field and he's talking to someone. The woman was completely frozen. But then, the man jumps in and takes care of her. I just felt that it was a very sad part of the movie. But now that I see the scene taken out of the movie, I feel that it would have been better if it was put in. I am sorry to have been disappointed, but I felt that the scene was very great. Thank you, Amy S. 12/23/05

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Michelle Bennett

Great story, and the real world would be a whole lot better if it was as exciting as this story. Not only does this film show what is involved in boxing, it also illustrates how important it is to have a friend and family who support you. It also shows how even when you have had a terrible life, you can still find the strength and courage to make a comeback, even though it might not seem possible to someone else. If you have never been a boxer, it would be a good idea to watch it, and then see if it makes you feel the same way. Or see if you think it is a good idea to start training.

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Alexander Kelly

This is my personal view. Don't believe the critics. Like, many reviewers say, it's too long. I thought it was a good film. It is not a "must see" but, I felt compelled to see it. I'm not a professional film critic, I'm a layman who also knows how to give a good review. The most important thing about a film is the story. It is the weakest part of a film. If you can put a story out there, why couldn't you put a good story out there. It's the difference between getting a 10 and a 1. You can't have 10 without 1. The other part of a good film is the directing. If the directing is good, the movie will have a good story. Sometimes you can do that with comedy, sometimes you can do that with drama, but sometimes you can't. There's just something about the directing that gets you right. I loved this film. It was intelligent, it was emotional, it was thrilling. It had a good ending. If I could go back in time, I would have filmed it just a little bit longer. I would have shown the film with the cams. I would have filmed with a better camera and maybe edited a little bit more. If you can't do that, then don't do it. I know, it's tough to get a film out there, but if you can't do that, then don't do it.

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George V.

I thought this was a very well-made documentary. I think it is a very important topic to be brought to the public and discussed. The amount of people who are willing to speak out about the dangers of drugs and the lack of research done on the effects of drugs is remarkable. I would recommend it to anyone who wants to learn more about the topic. I would also recommend it to anyone who is interested in the topic of drugs. It is a very important topic that needs to be discussed.

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Eugene P.

I saw this movie in Amsterdam and it really moved me. I got to meet the director and he's a great guy. This movie was more than I expected. I was really shocked that this film was nominated for Academy Award. I would recommend it to everyone who like hard hitting documentaries. One of the best documentaries I have ever seen. I really liked the interviews with the players and they showed their true emotions in this film. They really talked about what it was like to play a football. They really had a great time talking about their life. The only thing I don't like about this documentary is that the movie is only 70 minutes. It was just enough for the fans to know about the players and what they were really about. This is the reason I like this movie. It tells the story of the journey of each player and their journey. They talk about what the purpose was in their life and how they developed a deep bond. I think that the documentary was a great example to show what they went through to play football. It was a great lesson to learn. The whole team did a great job and they really showed the struggles they had to go through. I would really recommend this movie. I really really recommend this documentary to all the football lovers who are interested in the sport.

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Kimberly

I'll be honest. This movie was one of the best documentaries I have ever seen. The cinematography, the story, and the messages conveyed were outstanding. I am so glad I made it all the way through and just wanted to give it a 9.5/10! I am just blown away by the amazing job that was done on this movie. You need to go see this movie, you won't be disappointed.

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Andrea Young

I found the documentary by Larry O'Donnell to be extremely insightful and entertaining. With regards to the recent scandals involving a number of athletes, I think it's important to keep an open mind and stay patient. As long as all parties are open minded, the path of truth is probably just around the corner.

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Bryan C.

There are no words to describe how I felt after seeing this documentary. I didn't expect it to be as powerful as it was. As a hockey fan myself, I was extremely impressed with what they were able to accomplish with this documentary. Not only was it a valuable lesson in human ethics, it was a powerful demonstration of how hockey should be played. The players discussed their emotions as the series came to a close. I was able to sympathize with them, but also understand their struggles, their problems and their desire to make it to the NHL. The production value was superb, the editing was masterful and the editing of the other interviews was smooth and sharp. I loved the juxtaposition of the interviews with the games. The production value of the documentary was at least as good as that of the National Hockey League's annual awards ceremony, and this was by far the most important award. The players themselves came out with a very professional and authoritative presentation of the story of this hockey player. Each player gave a true insight into what they felt was the most important lesson they had learned in their career. As a hockey fan, this film is a must see for all. If you are a hockey fan, you will be moved to tears. As a human, you will be moved to give credit to the sport and to the players and coaches. As a hockey player, you will learn from the players, and in the end, realize that the sport is a major factor in your life. I hope you enjoy this film, and learn something.

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Jeremy A.

I watched this film, and was amazed to find out that it is based on the life of a young man who had a lot of potential to be a great pro-skater. He was so talented and had such a strong spirit. He was also very intelligent, and had a great life ahead of him. He was a good kid who could have been a great pro-skater, but he just had a bad upbringing. The film does a great job of showing how much he was loved by his family, and how much he could have had if he had not been such a bad kid. I highly recommend this film. I was very impressed with the film, and the story behind it.

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Benjamin Contreras

I've been a fan of Phil Hoffman since the early days of "The Great Race" and have followed his career ever since. I've seen many of his movies and read his books. This movie is a fantastic insight into the mind of Phil Hoffman. It's the perfect way to end his career. Hoffman's entire career was a story of perseverance and his lifelong belief in what he was doing. I am so glad that Phil Hoffman has done this movie. I am also glad that Hoffman is coming back to the screen. I think that Phil Hoffman will be remembered for more than just the movies he did. I can't wait for the next movie to come out.

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Barbara A.

I have never been a big fan of surfing, but I have always loved to travel and see new places, so when I heard about surfing on the cover of Rolling Stone, I thought, "why not?" When I saw the trailer, I thought, "why not?" Now that I've been to Tahiti and played surfing in Hawaii, I have to say that the other reviewers are wrong about surfing. It is a beautiful sport that I hope to pursue, and surfing is a great way to travel. If you are looking for a great travel and adventure movie, this is it. It doesn't make me feel guilty for not being a great surfer. It reminds me of when I was younger and I went on a family vacation to Hawaii. The people I met were so nice, so hospitable, and the Hawaii was just beautiful. I could honestly say that surfing was the highlight of the trip. For me, the movie was very uplifting. I am sure that other people may not like the movie as much as I did, but I believe that surfing is a great adventure, and the movie gives you a sense of how it is to be a surfer. I believe that everyone can learn something from this movie. If you enjoy surfing, it's a great movie for you.

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Howard Simpson

This movie was great. With the negative reviews of the movie and all the money and time that went into making it, I really wish I could see it again. It's so different from what most people are used to seeing, and yet it's still a great movie. They have to keep it simple, as to not get too far into the details of what the movie is about. I would say that the main focus of the movie is the surf, which they get way better at then any other surfing events. Also, the movie is about a man and a woman's journey through life, and how they are able to overcome some obstacles in life that you may not see coming. All in all, I think this movie was great. I can't wait to go see it again.

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Dylan J.

I thought this movie was great. I was surprised at the number of people who loved it. I am not a hockey fan, but I saw the movie with my hockey buddies and we all thought it was great. I'm a big fan of the New York Rangers, and the movie had me cheering for the Rangers. It was very entertaining and I thought the people in the audience were going to be cheering for the Rangers. I think this movie is a great way to see the history of the game of hockey and how the players changed the game of hockey. I think it is great that people can learn a little about the game of hockey and that they can learn about the history of the game.

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Deborah S.

I'm not saying that this film is a perfect 10, but I'm saying that this is a great film, and a must see for anyone who wants to learn about the dangers of drugs. To sum it up, you'll see the dangers of drugs and how it can affect people in a big way. My main reason for watching this film is to learn about the dangers of drugs. If you do decide to watch this film, do yourself a favor and watch it before you ever use any drug, because that's what you'll learn from this film. It's a very important film to watch, and if you decide to watch it, please watch it before you use any drugs.

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Jacqueline

This movie is excellent. It is a very rare occurrence to get a documentary that is both informative and entertaining. The background music to the film is incredible. It is a great way to start the movie. The music is much better than most music used in movies. It has an amazing, powerful quality. The music is very catchy and adds to the feeling of the movie. I highly recommend this movie. It is very educational and is also a very entertaining movie. The music was one of the best things in the movie. It made the movie just perfect. The narration by the filmmakers was very engaging and not confusing. The movie is about a man named Joe (Jason Voorhees) who lives in a small town with his son. One day, his son has a dream of riding on a motorcycle and riding across America. He dreams of riding on a motorcycle across America. His father fears that his son might not live up to his dreams. But at that moment, Joe does what any good father would do. He takes his son out on a motorcycle and he rides across America. It is a great story and I can't wait to watch it again. I thought the narration was great and I highly recommend this movie. A very interesting movie. Highly recommend.

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William

The year 2008 was a great year for movies. But no one could have been a better choice to play opposite Oscar Wilde. Jackie Chan plays one of the greatest comedians in the history of cinema. A consummate actor who is always breaking new ground with every movie he's in. The first of his I think we'll ever see, Death From Above. And he plays it as perfectly as I've seen it done. The perfect balancing of humor, drama, and truth. And Chan brings that to the screen as well as he does with his character in Lovers In A Dangerous Time. It's like the best comedy of the last decade is this movie. And with this movie being such a classic it will have legs until it's no longer considered a comedy. Jackie Chan, all over the world, has a new best friend in this movie. Not just his friend, but one of the most inspiring and intelligent characters ever. "Love is blind." And in the trailer you could see he played a comedic role, but in the film he plays one of the most truthful characters you can get. Chan is an original, and I'm honored to be his friend. In a world of pandering movies, and you know a movie is pandering when a hero, or villain, plays by the rules. Chan is truly a hero of his time, and has become the finest actor in the world. I think he's the best in a generation, and his performance in Lovers In A Dangerous Time has all the elements of a great movie. His most impressive, and most valuable performance is still in the trailer. It's his ability to play a character that is a caricature of himself. I like this movie so much, it's one of my favorite movies of all time. I don't think anyone could have played that role better, or played it any more perfectly. His performance in this movie makes his early work on Death From Above even more entertaining. The movies you see him in are rare, and I'm excited to see more of them. This movie is as close to perfect as it gets. There's not one thing I can say bad about it. In fact, I would be surprised if it wasn't as good as it is. I know there will be people who can't handle Jackie Chan, but this is the perfect movie for them. If you want to be entertained for over two hours, and see one of the best movies ever made, watch this movie. It's a classic. Everyone, it will be a classic. And everyone else, enjoy. * * * 1/2 out of *

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Rebecca W.

This film is a must see for any fan of the sport of football. It is one of the best documentaries I have ever seen. The story is very well told and the story of the film is told by the two main characters. The film is well worth watching. This is one of the best documentaries I have ever seen.

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Arthur

As a Canadian, I'm still trying to process this. I was hoping for more of a documentary style, but instead it was more of a "documentary" style. I think that the commentary was actually pretty interesting and the one or two "epic" scenes were actually very touching. I think that the Canadian and American teams are going to be the biggest winners here. They are going to win the gold medal, and I think that will be a big thing. The other thing that I found interesting was the fact that, although this was not the greatest film, it was still very good. It had great interviews with the guys, the great commentary, and the amazing footage of the games. I would definitely recommend this to anyone who likes sports. If you have any questions, or want to see more of the athletes, I would definitely recommend this to you.

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Heather

I am not a professional sports fan, but I have seen a lot of movies. In this case, I was in the right place at the right time. I didn't know this movie was coming out, so I thought it would be a little dull, but I was wrong. This movie is an amazing look at how sports have affected people in the U.S. and around the world. I don't know if it was a documentary, but it was very realistic. It was very informative and very well done. The people interviewed were very well put together and made me feel as if I was there with them. I felt like I was part of the team, and I felt like I was there for this movie. I really hope that this movie is nominated for a lot of awards, and that it is recognized as one of the best documentaries of all time.