"The wildly improbable story of the Rwandan National Cycling Team delivers! Experience the wonderful good spirits as the riders find their way in the strange new world of competitive cycling." - Los Angeles Times
"Wonderfully inspiring! Joyous and uplifting, full of spirit, memorable athletes and remarkable achievements." - New York Daily News
"Stirring, engaging, inspirational...a crowd-pleaser!" - Variety
"A remarkable documentary....rich footage, a layered story, fantastic soundtrack - and uses each to vivid and captivating effect." - LA Weekly
"Emotional and uplifting...an inspiring tale." - Minneapolis Star Tribune
"A compelling take with genuine drama. Convincingly illustrates how biking restored a sense of national pride and a feeling of purpose." - Time Out New York
"Inherently powerful drama." - The Hollywood Reporter
"A masterful tribute to unity, selflessness and redemption in spite of all odds."
- Truth on Cinema
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Visit the film's offical webpage risingfromashesthemovie.com.
Watch Producer Greg Kwedar and cycling coach Jock Boyer on The Wall Street Journal's Lunch Break.
• Behind the Scenes: The Making of Rising From Ashes