In order to participate with medal options in the Sydney 2000 Paralympic Games, the national coach of France decides to form a basketball team composed mostly of fake mentally retarded. Once in Australia, the fraudsters must fake their disability by living with the other athletes in the Olympic village or by attending the media in the post-match press conference.
Did You Know?
Most of the Sydney Olympic village exteriors were shot in Lisbon, Portugal. For the steering wheel on the mini-bus to be on the right side (like in Australia), the image was flopped. But whatever writing would appear on screen (such as "Sydney 2000" on the side of the bus) had to be printed in reverse. See more
Rain and tears
Written by Johann Pachelbel, Evangelos Papathanassiou and Boris Bergman
Performed by Aphrodite's Child See more