Gabby Giffords Won’t Back Down

Gabby Giffords Won't Back Down

Tells the story of former Arizona Congresswoman Gabby Gifford’s fight to recover following an assassination attempt in 2011, and her new life as one of the most effective activists in the battle for gun violence prevention and in promoting understanding of the language condition aphasia. Featuring extensive verité filming of Gabby and her husband, astronaut-turned-Senator Mark Kelly; interviews with Barack Obama and other friends and colleagues; and exclusive access to videos taken in the weeks following her near-death experience. It is the story of a rising star transformed by an act of violence, and a close-up portrait of the marriage that sustains her. Watch the trailer.