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Interview: Scott Gracheff (Director) & Alice Hoagland (Subject) – ‘The Rugby Player’

Interview: Scott Gracheff (Director) & Alice Hoagland (Subject) – ‘The Rugby Player’

‘The Rugby Player’ is an uplifting and stereotype-shattering documentary that tells the story of a mother, a son, and what it takes to be a hero. The film explores the lives of Mark Bingham, one of the passengers on United Flight 93 on 9/11, and his mother, Alice Hoagland, a former United Airlines flight attendant.

New Filmmakers NY Annual 9/11 Themed Screening @ Anthology Film Archives – Wednesday, September 11, 2013

NewFilmmakers is an internationally recognized screening series and over the past fourteen years has screened over 600 feature and 2,000 short films. NewFilmmakers NY screens a wide range of films including animation, documentaries, shorts, and features. Many are films and videos overlooked by traditional film festivals. This week see’s NewFilmmakers NY present another eclectic mix of short films, documentaries and features.  On

THE RUGBY PLAYER, Film Honoring Life of United Flight 93 Hero Mark Bingham and His Mother Alice Hoagland, Champion of LGBT Rights and Airline Safety, To Make New York Premiere at NewFest 25th Anniversary on Sept. 11, 2013

Winner of the HBO© Audience Award for Best Documentary at the 2013 Miami Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, THE RUGBY PLAYER, which explores the unique bond between Mark Bingham, one of the passengers of United Flight 93 on 9/11, and his mother, Alice Hoagland, a former United Airlines flight attendant, makes its New York premiere

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