Meet four high school wrestlers from Alabama who face injustices and challenges on and off the mat.
With determination and joy, the people of Pahokee rise “outta the muck” to celebrate family history, folklore, and big-time football.
This film wades into the rich soil of Pahokee, a rural town on the banks of Lake Okeechobee. Beyond sending over a dozen players to the NFL, the people of Pahokee have a legacy of resilience and achievement in the face of great storms and personal trauma. This fiercely self-determined African-American community rises proudly from “the Muck” to share their love and tell their stories.