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 Unstoppable of the Month – October: Akira Nagano

Akira Nagano raced 1,200km in Japan on his wheelchair. He calls himself “Invincible” but for us he is a real Unstoppable.

You can watch a video about him here (in Japanese)

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Interview with Daniel Jariod and Richard Galvani on Cyclo Magazine

On September 13th the prestigious Cyclo Magazine published an interview with Daniel Jariod and Richard Galvani, director and executive producer of Unstoppables. Later on they interviewed Juanjo and Raquel as well and we will publish the link to that interview soon, but in the meantime you can read the interview with Daniel and Richard [...]

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London 2012 – the story

The Paralympic games are nearly over and Juanjo and Raquel have each taken part in their four cycling events. Two events each in the Velodrome and another two each at Brands Hatch.

This year the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) introduced a new system of rating disabilities which meant that Juanjo and Raquel had to [...]

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Richard Galvani on Monocle 24 radio

Richard, UNSTOPPABLES’ Executive Producer, was asked for an interview on Monocle 24, one of the radio channels belonging to Monocle Magazine. He talked about the movie, Juanjo, Raquel, the Pirates, the Olympics…listen to the interview here

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August’s “Unstoppable of the Month”: Nicholas McCarthy

Nicholas was born without his right arm and forearm. He started studying piano at 14yo and now he will play at the opening ceremony at the Paralympic Games. You can read the story of this amazing Unstoppable and watch videos of Nicholas playing here:

Nicolas McCarthy – Unstoppable of the Month

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Welcome to the new Unstoppables website

For the last week we have been working hard to put together a new website – a site that might show the energy and the inspiration we get from all our Unstoppables, with a more attractive design, more colours, an updated logo and more user friendly.

We hope you like what you see. [...]

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Great news! COFIDIS has joined Imparables. Welcome

We have great news to share with you. We are glad to introduce you to our FIRST SPONSOR. COFIDIS has joined us and they have done it in a big way as a PARTNER.

For several months we have been looking for businesses and organisations which with their financial support help us make possible [...]

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Unstoppables now showing in New York

On the 30th June 2012 The New York edition of the Bicycle Film Festival premiered our 8 min, short film, “The first Unstoppable.”

Following a request from the Festival organisers, who had visited our web site unstoppablesdocumentary.com, we made a special version of our trailer featuring Juanjo Mendez. We will upload this video to [...]

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Another unstoppable: Claire Lomas and the London 2012 Marathon

Claire Lomas became the first person to complete the grueling London 2012 Marathon wearing a special robotic suit that allowed her to walk every step of the 26.2mile course.

The tearful 32-year-old crossed the finish line flanked by the Household Cavalry and hundreds of supporters.
Her husband Dan was right behind her and [...]

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