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In Indiana, where life revolves around high school basketball, what happens to a community when their beloved team can no longer win a single game? Years ago, Medora was a booming rural community with a thriving middle class. The factories and farms have since closed, the population has dwindled, and the school faces consolidation. “Medora" follows the down-but-not-out Medora Hornets, capturing the players’ stories on and off the court as they seek to avoid another winless season. "Medora" is an in-depth, deeply personal look at small-town life, a thrilling, underdog basketball story, and an inspiring tale of a community refusing to give up hope despite brutal odds stacked against them.

Director: Andrew Cohn, Davy Rothbart

Executive Producer: Michael Clark, Steve Buscemi, Stanley Tucci, Alex Turtletaub, Wren Arthur, Tim Foley

Producer: Rachel Dengiz, Davy Rothbart, Andrew Cohn, Rachael Counce

Cinematographer: Rachael Counce

Editor: Vanessa Roworth, Andrew Cohn, Mary Manhardt

Music: Bobby Emmett and Patrick Keeler

Additional Credits: Assistant Director: Rachael Counce

Principal Cast: Dylan McSoley, Rusty Rogers, Robby Armstrong, Chaz Cowles, Justin Gilbert, Corey Hansen, Logan Farmer, Josh Deering, Rudie Crane, Dennis Pace


Davy Rothbart is the creator of FOUND Magazine, a frequent contributor to NPR’s "This American Life", and author of "My Heart Is An Idiot and The Lone Surfer of Montana, Kansas". He lives in L.A. Andrew Cohn is a NYC-based writer/filmmaker whose short film "Dynamic Tom" was featured on McSweeney’s Wholphin #11. His film "Chile Road" is due out next year.

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