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Title Shorty [videorecording] / Revolution Earth presents ; a Michael Furno, Daniel F. Doyle film ; producer, Michael Furno ; written and directed by Michael Furno and Daniel F. Doyle.

Imprint USA : Mill Creek Entertainment, [2003]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    796.332 Simms,W SHO    Available
Description 1 videodisc (86 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a documentary film in 2003.
Special Features: Extra Points features two music videos; "Shorty Stories; Behind the Scenes with the Crew."
Credits Director of photography, Craig Cukrowski ; editor, Michael Furno ; sound editor, Keith Wilson ; music, The Beatsmiths.
Performer Narrator: Grady J. Hardeman.
Event Filmed on location at Hampden-Sydney College, Hampden-Sydney, VA from August through November of 2002.
Summary Documentary film about Walter "Shorty" Simms, a 55-year old man with Down syndrome, and the #1 fan of the Hampden-Sydney College Tiger football team. The film follows Shorty through the Tiger's 2002 football season culminating in his induction into the Hampden-Sydney College Athletic Hall-of-Fame and his 56th birthday, which falls on the day of the Tiger's final game of the season against 108 year rivals, the Randolph-Macon Yellow Jackets. Shorty's birthday wish is to "Beat Randolph-Macon."
System Details DVD, all regions, widescreen (16:9) presentation ; Dolby 2.0 AC3 stereo.
Subject Simms, Walter.
Hampden-Sydney College.
Down syndrome.
People with mental disabilities.
Football -- Virginia -- Hampden-Sydney.
Genre/Form Football films.
Biographical films.
Documentary films.
Added Author Furno, Michael.
Doyle, Daniel F.
Hardeman, Grady.
Cukrowski, Craig.
Wilson, Keith.
Revolution Earth Productions.
Beatsmiths (Musical group)
ISBN 0964616890
Standard No. 683904700063

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