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Gabby Giffords Won’t Back Down


Directed by

Betsy West
Julie Cohen

Produced by

Lisa Esparner
Sam Jinishian

Distributed by

Briarcliff Entertainment


Gabby Giffords Won’t Back Down tells the extraordinary story of former Arizona Congresswoman Gabby Giffords, her relentless fight to recover following an assassination attempt in 2011 and her new life as one of the most effective activists in the battle against gun violence. Featuring extensive verite filming of Gabby and her husband, astronaut-turned-Senator Mark Kelly; interviews with Barack Obama and other friends and colleagues; and exclusive access to stunning videos taken in the weeks following her near-death, this film is the story of a rising star transformed by gun violence and a close-up portrait of the marriage that sustains her.

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