• The Other Dream Team (2012)

The Other Dream Team

Release Date: September 28th, 2012

DVD Release Date: January 15th, 2013

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 28 min

Plot Summary

The story of Lithuania's 1992 Olympic basketball team whose athletes won the bronze medal.

Director: Marius A. Markevicius

Genres: Documentary

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Washington Post

    The documentary offers a fascinating and heartfelt examination of history through the microcosm of one sport. show more

  • 80
    The Hollywood Reporter

    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

  • 100
    Peter HartlaubSan Francisco Chronicle

    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

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