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LOS ANGELES, CA, July 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Taikuli Productions and the Challenged Athletes Foundation (CAF) present the inspiring true story of Landis Sims, a 16-year-old baseball player who was born without hands and feet. Landis: Just watch me will premiere on July 12, 2022 on Apple TV, Amazon Prime Video, Google Play and cable platforms in the US and Canada.
Landis: Just watch me chronicles the journey of a limb-debilitated Indiana teenager who trains and plays differently as he strives to form his varsity high school baseball team. Viewers will witness Landis’ eight-year journey as he evolves from a plucky little league into a committed young man who braves the odds on and off the baseball diamond every day. With the support of Challenged Athletes Foundation (CAF), Landis has overcome extraordinary obstacles and continues to prove that anything is possible. The film celebrates the power of sport and the human spirit.
Be committed to achieving his goal of motivating other children to do the same “Living Without Borders” Landis kicks off the film’s release with a nationwide Major League Baseball (MLB) stadium tour, pitching the first pitch for the Yankees, Padres, Giants and Astros games. At some tour stops, Landis provides sports-related grants to locally challenged children on behalf of the Challenged Athletes Foundation.
“Landis changes the game. It changes perceptions of what’s possible when your lifetime dream of playing baseball and the challenges that come with it come true. What Landis achieves as an athlete with no hands or feet and how that transcends sport is showcased in full in this film,” said Bob Babbitt, CAF co-founder and executive producer of Landis: Just watch me.
LANDIS’ NO LIMITS MLB Stadium Tour starts with throwing the first pitch at the July 12th New York Yankees gamethto coincide with the film’s release date. His tour comes full circle with a homecoming where he and the filmmaker,…