“I was seeing a lot of my good friends qualifying and winning world titles, and me kind of getting left behind,” she said. Rent $4.99. PG; 1h 38min; Documentary; 20 April 2018; Director: Aaron Lieber; Starring: Bethany Hamilton; Surfing champion Bethany Hamilton continues to chase waves while tackling motherhood. “I think it took me a couple of years to overcome my fear of sharks,” said Bethany, “but now I would say it’s not really a place where I feel fearful… but more a place where I feel rest and freedom from everything on land.”. Feel free to follow him on Twitter @AsayPaul. Get my top 4 mindsets for living an unstoppable life, Healthy Phone Habits – Own it, don’t let it own you. But the ocean never lost its pull on Bethany. “I think really God gave us nature to heal. Bethany Hamilton: Unstoppable, a new documentary about the famed female surfer, is a love story. The best training you will ever do is mental training. Unstoppable is in select cinemas from March 13 to 15. You think of people struggling with depression; exercise and being in the sun and being in nature is proven to be a healthy thing. Listen: Bethany Hamilton chats to Laura Bennett. ph: +61 2 9854 7000 | fax: +61 2 9831 4999, © 2020 Hope Media Ltd ABN 94 284 074 898. The shark attack, coupled with Bethany’s iron-strong will to return to surfing, turned the teen into a star. Hope 103.2 will be ready to celebrate what's good in society and culture. No, the romance this film focuses on is between Bethany and the ocean—and the sport that has given her, and taken from her, so much. Sign In Cart (0) Join Me & over 5,000 members in the Unstoppable Life course This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged. His vices include James Bond films, Mountain Dew and terrible B-grade movies. The continuing story from shark attack survivor to fearless athlete, mother and UNSTOPPABLE force, a story of relentless strength and beauty. There’s a bit of language, as well: In old 2003 news footage of Bethany’s arm-claiming accident, an interview subject lets the f-word fly—an unusual inclusion in a film rated PG. We have the most fun together, challenge each other, share in our faith, share in our challenges. Back to dancing. We hear one or two misuses of God’s name, too. But as we see, Hamilton’s love of this watery world is just too strong to be extinguished by a mere missing limb. Learn from these simple mental shifts how to surf into a life you love. And that, above all, is what we’re left with here: how Bethany Hamilton must feel God’s pleasure when she surfs. “At the same time there’s a sense of peace that I can still remember to this day, [knowing] that God was in control of all that I was facing, and it was going to be okay.”. It’s beyond just a preference, it’s scientific.”. It fights dementia, which is so incredible. “I believe God made me for a purpose, but he also made me fast,” the Olympic runner says in the film. “Especially now that I’m in a motherhood role… I felt the pain that my Mum and Dad would probably have felt seeing what their daughter went through. Sign up to receive my tips and stories on how to surf into a life you love. made tons of sacrifices of his own to support Bethany’s surfing. It’s romantic, healing, bonding, so much fun, and not to mention it has a ton of great health benefits. Watch all you want. The author of several books, Paul loves to find spirituality in unexpected places, including popular entertainment, and he loves all things superhero. Clearly this hobby makes me feel things! Now, she’s re-telling her story in a new documentary. Paul Asay has been part of the Plugged In staff since 2007, watching and reviewing roughly 15 quintillion movies and television shows. Seeing herself as a young girl who had no idea what was coming down the road was an odd experience. Talk about chivalry! Bethany Hamilton’s approach to life since her traumatic accident has been marked by perseverance and deep trust in God. “Bethany was the one to beat,” says friend and future three-time world champion Carissa Moore. She inadvertently became a celebrity first, a surfer second. Many might find Bethany’s use of the word “healing” a little odd, given that a shark infamously bit off her left arm in 2003, when she was just 13 (as dramatized in the 2011 film Soul Surfer). Dancing has added a beautiful twist to our date nights. Starring: Bethany Hamilton. Bethany Hamilton: Unstoppable 2019 Documentary 1 h 40 min English audio CC PG The continuing story from shark attack survivor to fearless athlete, mother and UNSTOPPABLE force, a story of relentless strength and beauty. And we won't play on people's fears. More Details. 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