Murderball is about wheelchair rugby, aka Murderball, played by paraplegic and quadriplegic athletes. The story centers on the battle between the American and Canadian teams as they compete for the gold medal.

Released 2005; Runtime 85 minutes

  • Disability: Different types of disabilities are discussed and how they play a role in the sport, along with how able-bodied individuals will view and talk to people who have disabilities.
  • Injury & Illness: For many players, their disability was the result of a traumatic accident, like a car crash or motorbike wreck. Players also discussed the recovery period following becoming confined to a wheelchair.
  • Sport-Life Balance: People talk about how sport helps them to keep a grip on their life.