Jason Becker: Overcoming Adversity - a small documentary

An examination of human determination in the face of life-threatening adversity. Equal Time reporter Anthony Bonanno interviews guitarist Jason Becker, who was a child prodigy at age 15, but later diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's disease. Also featured is former San jose State football player Neil Parry who lost a leg after an injury on the field. Interviewees include musicians Gus G, Michael Lee Firkins, Gretchen Menn, CEO of Shrapnel Records Mike Varney, former NFL players Hank Fraley and Greg Lewis, as well as motivational speaker Dan Millman.

Overcoming Adversity