In sports and in life, it is not how hard you fall but how you get back up.
The new film 'When the Game Stands Tall," tells the story of the De La Salle High School football team from Concord, California. The team went undefeated for 151 games, but it was their first loss in more than a decade that taught them the most about winning, family and who you can really count on when the chips are down.
Eyewitness News Don Nelson sat down with director Thomas Carter to find out more about making the movie, the message he wants people to walk away with and the current NFL star who was part of the De La Salle's historic run.
Director of 'When the Game Stands Tall' talks about film