THE HAMMER is a sports drama depicting the struggles and successes Matt Hamill faced on the way to becoming a champion. Raised among those with the ability to hear, Matt later finds himself no less an outsider amidst the Deaf Community. Through sheer determination, he uses his perceived disability as an asset, and becomes both the first deaf wrestler to win a National Collegiate Championship and an inspirational force to the hearing and deaf alike.
Deaf. Defiant. Determined.
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27 October 2011 (USA)
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Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $30,929
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Even though RIT is a division III school, they can offer scholarships to their athletes through the means of academic, need-based, and extra-curricular involvement. Predominantly through donations and grant money from alumni or the government, especially for the deaf or hard of hearing students. See more
I can feel the ground rumbling from the falling water.
Yeah. I love its strength.
It's funny because it's so powerful, yet it has to follow the path that nature built for it.
Or you could say that it ignores nature and builds the path for itself.
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Written by Mykill Miers
Performed by Mykill Miers
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