This 19-minute documentary film chronicles a battle of life and death of Tod O’Donnell, the father of Tim O’Donnell, Pixela Pictura director, during the recovery stages of a traumatic brain injury. The entire film is shot and composed through the lens of a family member. Exploring the universal theme of strength in the face of adversity by looking at the deep and unwavering bond of a family faced with tragic circumstances, we see the dedication of a father to recover for his wife and children.
This film has been adapted and featured on ESPN’s Outside the Lines and Sportscenter. The ESPN version can be viewed at the bottom of the page.
Pixela Pictura is currently in production on a feature-length documentary focusing on Tod’s memory issues titled “Finding my Dad’s Memories.” For more information, please visit: www.findingmydadsmemories.com
Produced, Shot, and Edited by Tim O’Donnell