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Jack Foley in Veritas


2007 NR

Filmmaker Howie Miller probes an inspirational life -- and the true meaning of competitive athletics -- in this biographical portrait of a Lehigh University wrestler whose rapidly deteriorating eyesight couldn't keep him off the mat. Despite weakened vision as the result of five eye surgeries and repeated warnings from his doctors, Jon Trenge was determined to become a national champion ... even if it blinded him.