GenreDocumentary, Sport Running time1h 53m CountryUnited States
DirectorDaniel Lindsay and
T.J. Martin Release dateMarch 13, 2011 (2011-03-13) (South by Southwest) DirectorsT. J. Martin, Daniel Lindsay CastO.C. Brown (Himself), Bill Courtney (Himself), Chavis Daniels (Himself), Montrail 'Money' Brown (Himself) Music directorDaniel McMahon, Miles Nielsen, Michael Brook Similar moviesChampions League Final : FC Bayern München vs Chelsea FC, DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story, Mean Machine, Foxcatcher, Kicking & Screaming, The Blind Side
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Undefeated official trailer 1 academy award nominated documentary 2011 hd
Undefeated is a 2011 documentary film directed by Daniel Lindsay and T.J. Martin. The film documents the struggles of a high school football team, the Manassas Tigers of Memphis, as they attempt a winning season after years of losses. The team is turned around by coach Bill Courtney, who helps form a group of young men into an academic and athletic team.
Lindsay and Martin served as co-directors, cinematographers, sound recorders and editors, recording more than 500 hours of footage.
The film received critical acclaim at the South by Southwest conference in March 2011. The Weinstein Company was reported to have closed a seven-figure deal for distribution and remake rights to Undefeated. On February 26, 2012, the movie won an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature.
Sean "Diddy" Combs joined the film as an executive producer in early February, 2012, with plans to work with the Weinstein Co. on the remake.
Undefeated was highly acclaimed by critics. The film currently scores a 96% "Certified Fresh" approval rating on review aggregate site Rotten Tomatoes, based on 94 reviews.