Chris Nikic Quick Documentary Wins Worldwide Movie Award

Chris Nikic wearing a golf shirt looking away from the camera with the sky and trees in soft focus behind him.

Chris Nikic throughout the taping of the documentary A Particular Olympics Story: Chris Nikic

A Particular Olympics Story: Chris Nikic (under) about Particular Olympics Florida athlete Chris Nikic, simply received the grand prize on the Budva Sports & Arts Film festival- BSAFF in Montenegro. It additionally received for greatest route. Particular Olympics Montenegro submitted the quick as a result of Chris’ father Nik was born in Montenegro and nonetheless has household there. The quick documentary claimed the highest honor out 35 movies entered from 15 international locations.

The movie, govt produced by Sydnye White, Vice President of Content material and Storytelling at Particular Olympics Worldwide and produced by the manufacturing firm Unsuitable Inventive, provides viewers an inside take a look at what propelled Chris to turn out to be the primary IRONMAN with Down Syndrome.

Because the winner, the movie will compete on the Sports activities Motion pictures & TV awards finale hosted by the World Ficts Problem Worldwide Championship of Cinema, Tv and Sports activities Tradition (20 Festivals within the 5 Continents) in Milan throughout the second week of November. The Championship is acknowledged by the IOC (Worldwide Olympic Committee) for excellence in sports activities storytelling by means of movie and video.

A Particular Olympics Story: Chris Nikic

Greater than a Particular Olympics Florida athlete and Ambassador, greater than the primary particular person with Down syndrome to turn out to be an IRONMAN and touchdown within the Guinness World Information, greater than ending the New York and Boston Marathons, and greater than successful ESPY and Laureus Awards, Chris Nikic was a younger man with huge desires of proudly owning a home, shopping for a automotive, and marrying the love of his life. With arduous work and the assistance of his father Nik, Chris has already achieved two of these targets. Find out how this as soon as self-described, sofa potato goes for his desires, demonstrating true inclusion and slaying naysayers on the identical time!