The Other Dream Team
Release Date: September 28th, 2012
Not Yet Rated|1 hr. 28 min.
The story of Lithuania's 1992 Olympic basketball team whose athletes won the bronze medal.
Director: Marius A. Markevicius
Still, the essence of the film lies in the athletes' towering charm, and the nature of their journey. show more
Much more than a sports film, The Other Dream Team is a rousing document of how one oppressed country reclaimed its identity and won its freedom in large part through its basketball prowess. show more
It would have been enough for The Other Dream Team to simply pay tribute to the tie-dyed underdogs, but the filmmakers strived for more. Adding detailed historical context, the quirky feel-good story becomes a tragedy and a lesson. And that makes the victories resonate even more. show more