Concussion: (Film and Discussion)

Concussion is a dramatic thriller based on the incredible true David vs. Goliath story of American immigrant Dr. Bennet Omalu, the brilliant forensic neuropathologist who made the first discovery of CTE, a football-related brain trauma, in a pro player and fought for the truth to be known. Omalu’s emotional quest puts him at dangerous odds with one of the most powerful and beloved institutions in the world. Starring Will Smith with captivating performances by Alec Baldwin and Academy Award nominee Albert Brooks. (Runtime: 123 minutes)

Festival: 2016

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