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POV : Swim Team

Monday, August 20, 2018, 10:00-11:30 p.m. ET

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Swim Team Ep Main

Follow three young teens on the autism spectrum as they compete on a swim team.

  • Airdate(s): 8/20/2018, 10:00 - 11:30 PM ET
  • AMDO #: 3011
  • Original Broadcast: 10/2/2017

Episode Description

This film chronicles the overwhelming struggles and extraordinary triumphs of three young athletes with autism, and shows how a swim team can bring hope to a community.


See flickr photos here.


Press Documents

  • A Triumphant Portrait of Three Young Men with Autism—“Swim Team,” Airing October 2, 2017, on POV

    Press Release
  • POV Swim Team Panelist Biographies


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