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RIDING THE GALE

Australia, 1988 (MIFF 1988, Documentary)

Director: Hugh Piper

The story of Genni Batterham, a young healthy and active woman who contracts multiple sclerosis and becomes a paraplegic in just eighteen months. Riding the Gale looks at Genni and her husband Kim ten years later and explores their maturing and the remarkable spirit that blossoms. Their life, shown m this film, tells the world what it is like to endure, to love and challenge misfortune Not merely an inspiration, a revelation!

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