This is a heartwarming, honest, and touching motivational video about nine-year-old Heather who faced many, many rejections from several hospitals, and finally found Dr. Tomoaki Kato who, in a 23 hour surgery, temporarily removed six of Heather's major organs in order to remove the baseball-sized cancerous tumor, and then replaced her organs.
The simple mention of the film and video production business can create a little “giddy” response in the best of folks. When first embarking on studies in the broadcast production field, I too anticipated the glamorous atmosphere in which I would work. After all, I had seen it portrayed on my television (a non-flat panel at the time). Roll the credits on that notion!
This is an amazing motivational video clip about Terry Fox, an 18 year old who ran across Canada...inspiring thousands. Cross wanted to do something dramatic to help children who had cancer, calling it the Marathon of Hope. Fox ran 26 miles every single day on an artificial leg, 137 days on the road, running 3,339 miles through rain, heat, and humidity. Fox wanted to raise $24M. He got up at 4 am to accomplish this, seeking donations across lonely expanses of highway.
This is one of those amazing motivational videos - a story that needs to be told and re-told about the legacy of Ed Thomas - a football coach in small town Iowa. Sometimes circumstances don't make sense, and the tendency can be toward anger or bitterness. However, the story of Ed Thomas' family is one in which forgiveness and reconciliation are born out of great tragedy.
What we all want in life is a shot; what we do with it is the story we all want to tell. This inspirational video by ESPN is a story that brings incredible emotion into play, a story of triumph which amounts to more than a shot.