Won't Back Down


2h 1m 2012

Brief Synopsis

Two determined mothers - one a teacher - will stop at nothing to transform their children's failing inner city school. Facing a powerful and entrenched bureaucracy, they risk everything to make a difference in the education and future of their children. This story of parenthood, friendship and coura

Film Details

Also Known As
And Still I Rise, Learning to Fly, Nunca Desistas, On ne cédera pas, Still I Rise
MPAA Rating
PG
Genre
Drama
Release Date
2012
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox Distribution
Location
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 1m

Synopsis

Two determined mothers - one a teacher - will stop at nothing to transform their children's failing inner city school. Facing a powerful and entrenched bureaucracy, they risk everything to make a difference in the education and future of their children. This story of parenthood, friendship and courage mirrors events that are making headlines daily.

Crew

Bernard R Ackerman

Driver

Victoria Acosta

Assistant Production Coordinator

Jennifer Albaugh

Set Decorator

Cole Alexander

Song

Craig Anderson

Visual Effects Coordinator

Scott E Anderson

Visual Effects

Alexander Andres

Assistant Camera

Ian Andrew

Swing Gang

Jodi Angstreich

Casting Associate

Tom Ankley

Rigging Grip

Michael Ashton

Compositor

Christopher Aud

Sound Effects Editor

David Bach

Adr Supervisor

Mark Baechle

Music

Heather Baker

Compositor

Cassandra Barbour

Rights & Clearances

Allan Barch

Electrician

Cary Barlowe

Song

Daniel Barnz

Screenplay

Kelly Barron

Art Department Assistant

Tom Beaujour

Song

Anthony Beckwith

Set Production Assistant

Donna Belajac

Casting

David A Belasco

Driver

Jon Bergholz

Transportation Coordinator

Christine Bergren

Music

Daniel Bianco

Driver

Clint Black

Song Performer

Clint Black

Song

Kristina Boden

Editor

Josh Bonnett

Painter

Gustavo Borner

Music Contractor

Emilie Bosworth-clemens

Painter

Daniel Bothe

Swing Gang

Joseph Bradley

Song

Lisa Bradley

Construction

Loren Brock

Post-Production Coordinator

Loren Brock

Production Secretary

Melissa Brock

Song

Tricia Brock

Song

Ian Brown

Song

Krissie Lee Brownlee

Consultant

Keith Brzozowski

Carpenter

Jarrett Buba

Electrician

Paul Bucciarelli

Swing Gang

William Burgess

Medic

Darcie Buterbaugh

Costume Supervisor

Brian Buzzelli

Dolly Grip

Francine Byrne

Art Department Coordinator

Jwaundace Candece

Stunt Player

Paul J Carli

Set Costumer

Giovanny Castillo

Chef

Richard E. Chapla

Unit Production Manager

Brian Chen

3-D Models

Devon Cherry

Production Assistant

Julie Chill

Painter

Johnna Chism

Assistant Sound Editor

Jorgen Christensen

Rigging Electrician

Daniel Coe

Music

Steve Cohagan

Rigging Gaffer

Linda Cohen

Music Supervisor

Caitlin Connors

Hair Stylist

Sharyn Cordice

Makeup Artist

John Costello

Song

Kim Crawford

Extras Casting Assistant

Peter T Crosman

Visual Effects Supervisor

Dana Custer

Accounting Assistant

Darien D'alfonso

Swing Gang

Matt Dally

Song

Patrick Dames

Grip

Michael D. Davin

Driver

Keith Davis

Assistant Camera

Tim Davis

Construction

Doug Delaney

Colorist

Jerome Dewhurst

Color

Katie Diesinger

Set Production Assistant

Chad Djubek

Boom Operator

Bob Dodd

On-Set Dresser

Michael Dohli

Swing Gang

Kate Dougherty

Art Department

Jolene Elyse Drylie

Craft Service

Shaun Carroll Duffy

Extras Agent/Coordinator

David A Dwyer

Best Boy Grip

Charles C Eccles

Gang Boss

Emily Eckert

Assistant

Gregory Edwards

Dolly Grip

Julian Emery

Song

Jim Emswiller

Production Sound Mixer

Brandon Estelle

Song

Alison L Evans

Set Costumer

Doug Fairall

Makeup Artist

Charles A. Fanzo

Driver

Gina Favano

Painter

Matthew Feiler

Production Assistant

David Fein

Foley Artist

Wade Ferrari

Camera Assistant

Chris Ferrence

Transportation

Frank M Fink

Driver

Andrew J. Fisher

Assistant

Bart Flaherty

Key Grip

Micheal Flaherty

Executive Producer

Sean Flaherty

Grip

Mario Flores

Caterer

Kimberly Fouche

Assistant Location Manager

Maribeth Fox

Casting Associate

Bill Franko

On-Set Dresser

Michael Franti

Song Performer

Michael Franti

Song

Tiffany Fraser

Post-Production Accountant

Jeffrey A Freundlich

Song

Robbie Friedmann

Location Manager

William Fuller

Electrician

Dave Ghazarian

Song

Seamus Gibbons

Chef

Catherine Gittings

Production Assistant

Mary Karen Gleason

Finance Manager

Ron Goddard

Driver

Ryan Gomez

Accounting Assistant

Roger S Graham

Driver

Shawn T Greb

Driver

Mindy Miller Gregory

Set Costumer

Jim Gurnsey

Gang Boss

Liz Gutierrez

Post-Production Coordinator

Kevin Harner

Caterer

Keith Hartel

Song

Angel Hawkins

Stand-In

Kerry Hayes

Still Photographer

Jim Heastings

Carpenter

Don Hedenburg

Painter

Paul Herlihy

Music

Charles Higgs

Driver

David Hilker

Song

Brin Hill

Screenplay

Hilda Hodges

Foley Artist

Joshua Hogan

Painter

Erick Hollenbeck

Set Production Assistant

Luke Homeres

Production Manager

Stephen Hough

Driver

Max Hsu

Song

Bill Huemrich

Carpenter

Mike Huffman

Special Effects Technician

Ramon Huggins

Film Lab

Smith Harper Hutchings

Scenic Artist

Carl Fowler Iii

Driver

James Irvine

Song

Oscar Isaac

Song Performer

Denair Issac

Rigging Electrician

Steve Jacks

Apprentice Editor

Patrick Jackson

Studio Teacher

Matthew T. Jacob

Location Assistant

David Jobe

Foley Mixer

Alexander Johnson

Assistant Editor

James Clay Johnson

Driver

Mark Johnson

Producer

Peaches Johnson

Stand-In

Gregory Jones

Greensman

Joanna Jones

Post-Production Supervisor

David Jose

Grip

Jeannee Josefczyk

Makeup Artist

Lauren Jurysta

Swing Gang

Abbi Jutkowitz

Assistant Editor

Roy Kalberer

Construction

James Kaleth

Song

James Kaleth

Song Performer

David Kann

Electrician

Matt Keating

Song

Ken Kellers

Carpenter

John A. Kelly

Painter

Daniel Kendgia

Electrician

Brett Kennedy

Painter

Rachel Kick

Makeup

Jason Kirker

Grip

Lukas K Kislak

On-Set Dresser

Keith Knight

Painter

Michael Kondos Jr.

Transportation Captain

Gary Kosko

Art Director

Don Kraus

Transportation Captain

Kory Kruckenberg

Music Engineer

Ray Kubian

Song

Joshua Kubizne

Electrician

Heather Kurtz

Driver

Paul Kuzmich

Caterer

Mia La Monica

Set Production Assistant

Doug Lavender

Assistant Camera

Carl A Ledonne

Driver

Drew Edward Levinson

Assistant Location Manager

Michelle Liedke

Stand-In

Ronaldo Lobo

Music

Karen Lovell

Hair

Nadia Lubbe

Casting

Michael Luckeroth

Driver

Greg Lundsgaard

Steadicam Operator

Jeff Lynne

Song

Stephanie Lytle

Finance Manager

Benjamin Macensky

Electrician

Julie A Madison

Casting

Hillary Maloney

Costumes

Joseph A Manni

Carpenter

Georgina Marquis

Production Coordinator

Geri Mataya

Hair Stylist

Film Details

Also Known As
And Still I Rise, Learning to Fly, Nunca Desistas, On ne cédera pas, Still I Rise
MPAA Rating
PG
Genre
Drama
Release Date
2012
Distribution Company
20th Century Fox Distribution
Location
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 1m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Limited Release in United States September 28, 2012

Limited Release in United States September 28, 2012

Released in United States on Video January 15, 2013

Released in United States on Video January 15, 2013

Released in United States 2012 (Spotlights)

Released in United States 2012