The inspirational boyhood story of Alan Marshall, born in rural Victoria in the early 1900s. As a young child, Marshall contracted poliomyelitis (polio), which left him crippled. He made it his goal to try to overcome his physical disability and live a normal life.
For a detailed, episode-by-episode synopsis, see Film Details.
Writing Disability in Australia
|Type of disability||Poliomyelitis.|
|Type of character||Primary.|
|Point of view||Third person.|