Steve Gleason Explains How Director Clay Tweel Was Chosen to Tell His Story
“It takes an incredible commitment to live triumphantly with ALS. We wanted to find a director who could sift through all of the footage to capture the sincerity and reality,” Gleason told THR at a special screening of 'Gleason' at WME.
Oscars: Heartbreaking Doc ‘Gleason’ “Gives You a Little Dose of Perspective”
Striving to push beyond the bleakness of a former NFL athlete's journey through terminal illness, Clay Tweel finds a silver lining.
Critics’ Choice Documentary Awards: ’13th,’ ‘O.J.: Made in America’ and ‘Gleason’ Nomination Leaders
The offshoot of the Critics' Choice Awards will honor big screen and small screen docs in 14 different categories at a ceremony in Brooklyn on Nov. 3.
L.A. Premiere of ALS Documentary ‘Gleason’ Struck With Heavy Emotions as Event Coincides With Attack in France
"No matter how hard things get, maintain some sense of hope. That's the only thing that will get us through," says the documentary's director Clay Tweel.
WME Signs ‘Finders Keepers,’ ‘Gleason’ Director Clay Tweel (Exclusive)
Tweel's latest documentary, about former NFL player Steve Gleason’s battle with ALS, will screen at SXSW this month.
Sundance: Amazon Picks Up NFL Doc ‘Gleason’
The streaming service will co-release the film theatrically with Open Road.
‘Gleason’: Sundance Review
An athlete diagnosed with ALS races to create a video testament for his unborn son before he can no longer speak.