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One Father, One Son, One Dream
My father (who has Parkinson Disease) and I road-tripped 20,000 miles in two months to see a game at each of the 30 Major League Ballparks... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Directed by
Robert David Cochrane 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Robert David Cochrane 

Produced by
Christine Marie Cochrane .... co-producer
Daniel Cochrane .... co-producer
David Cochrane .... co-producer
Robert David Cochrane .... producer
BigKat Manning .... co-producer
Chuck Miller .... co-producer
Jonathan Okanes .... co-producer
Annamaria Pandullo .... producer
Brian Safine .... co-producer
Jeremy Settles .... co-producer
John Worden .... co-producer
Original Music by
Christine Marie Cochrane 
Robert David Cochrane 
Mitch Lechelt 
Cinematography by
Robert David Cochrane (director of photography)
BigKat Manning (director of photography)
Film Editing by
Robert David Cochrane 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Annamaria Cochrane .... co-director
Daniel Cochrane .... co-director
BigKat Manning .... co-director
Jeremy Settles .... co-director
Camera and Electrical Department
Annamaria Cochrane .... additional cinematographer
Daniel Cochrane .... additional cinematographer
Matt Deines .... additional cinematographer
Editorial Department
Mike Hendry .... additional editor
Maria Bissinger .... special thanks (as Maria Gebhardt)
Meg Dugan .... special thanks
Michael J. Fox .... special thanks
Jean Hurricane .... special thanks
Chris LeGras .... special thanks
Jim Reed .... special thanks
Mary Ann Sprinkle .... special thanks

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USA:95 min

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2 out of 3 people found the following review useful.
Who would have thought it? A film about Parkinson's disease and baseball?, 31 March 2006
Author: ego627 from Arizona

This is an extraordinary film, made on a shoestring but looking far better than that. See it if you love baseball. See it if you love road movies. See it if you have Parkinson's, or love someone who has Parkinson's...for that matter, see it if you just know someone who has it, and chances are you do. My husband has PD, and we saw the film as it was honored with closing the 2006 Phoenix Film Festival. A huge Parkinson's community attended, as did - I imagine - regular baseball fiends. It's a movie of love and laughs and tears, not afraid of frank emotion but equally unafraid of understated humor and flat-out human sweet-but-sexy openness. Take your kids if they love baseball. There's so much to learn here. Take them, especially, if someone in your family has PD. Just go. Support this little, big film.

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