Our mission is to inspire people to take up sport or music and overcome life's most serious challenges such as Injury, Illness and Poverty.                          Our mission is to inspire people to take up sport or music and overcome life's most serious challenges such as Injury, Illness and Poverty.                                Our mission is to inspire people to take up sport or music and overcome life's most serious challenges such as Injury, Illness and Poverty.
Unstoppables: A Black Train Films Documentary Film

LATEST NEWS: Unstoppables Selected to Compete at Festivals

  • Berlin Independent Film Festival
    BIFF 2014 will run February 8-18, 2014 in Berlin, Germany.
  • The Sports Film Festival
    CineDeporte, Sports in Cinema 2014 will run March 1-4, 2014 in Oaxaca, Mexico.
  • George Lindsey UNA Film Festival
    Lindsey Film Festival will run March 6-8, 2014 in Florence, Alabama (USA)
  • Cardiff Independent Film Festival
    CIFF 2014 will run April 4-6, 2014 in Cardiff, Wales (UK).
  • Dubuque International Film Festival
    Julien Dubuque International Film Festival will run April 24-27, 2014 in Iowa (USA).
  • MAY
  • Barcelona Sports Film Festival
    BCN Sports Film Festival will run May, 2014 in Barcelona, Spain.
  • JUNE
  • Bike Days, Bicycle Film Festival
    Bike Days, Bicycle Film Festival will run June, 2014 in Poland.

Our last Unstoppable of 2013: Alex Zanardi

We reach the end of 2013. It has been an incredible year and we are ending it with an incredible story: Alessandro (Alex) Zanardi.

Hero, icon, legend, and inspiration are just a handful of superlatives one can bestow on Alex Zanardi, the two-time CART champion and more recently, Paralympic Gold Medallist in London 2012.


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Our Unstoppable for November: in his own words

This is Richie Parker. He’s a number of things: car enthusiast, engineer, employee, son. He’s a normal guy for his age, working a job in a field he loves. Oh, he also happens to have no arms.

After watching the video below (bottom of the post) from ESPN, we can’t help but think [...]

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Our October Unstoppable: James Simpson

Our Unstoppable of the month for October is James Simpson. We are inspired by his recent competition in the Spartan Race (8th September 2013) where he became the first double amputee to compete at the event.

Lance Bombardier James Simpson lost his limbs after he stepped on an explosive device in Afghanistan in 2009.


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Our great Unstoppable of September: Ade Adepitan

We are happy to introduce you to our new Unstoppable: Ade Adepitan!

Ade Adepitan MBE (born 27 March 1973) is a British television presenter and wheelchair basketball player. He uses a wheelchair as a result of contracting polio as a child which led to the loss of use of his left leg.

Adepitan was [...]

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Our Unstoppable of August: Nobuyuki Tsujii!

We now have a new Unstoppable for August: Nobuyuki Tsujii.

A bit about him: Nobuyuki was born blind but with a talent for music. At the age of two, he began to play “Do Re Mi” on a toy piano after his mother had been humming the tune. He began his formal study of [...]

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Unstoppables featured on Bone-Shakers magazine!

Have a look at Bone-shakers latest magazine – do you recognise our film?

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Our Unstoppables of July: Richard Van As and Ivan Owen

We are proud to introduce our two (or three!) Unstoppables of the month for July: Richard Van As, Ivan Owen and 5yo Liam Dippenaar.

This is their amazing story:

Richard Van As was working in his home near Johannesburg, South Africa, in May of 2011, when he lost control of his table saw.

The [...]

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Our June Unstoppable: Lee Chang-hoon

South Korea’s first blind news presenter, who reads Braille on air, hopes to inspire those living with disabilities.

Lee Chang-hoon is legally blind and a newsreader for South Korea’s biggest broadcaster KBS.The 27-year-old, the world’s first blind news anchor, uses a Braille instrument to read the news. Now seven months into the job, Lee [...]

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Lyn Levett: Our amazing Unstoppable of the Month – April

Lyn Levett is our new Unstoppable, and deservedly so. A central member of the Paraorchestra (an orchestra formed by people with various degrees of disability), which performed during the 2012 Paralympics closing ceremony, hers is an inspiring story that we found particularly outstanding.

As her profile on the Paraorchestra website says, it all began [...]

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