Watch Head Games
- 1 hr 35 min
Head Games is a 2012 film that analyzes what can happen to the human body after a sports related head injury. It addresses how head injuries are a big issue in sports, but that society tends to hide the problem. This documentary stars wrestler Chris Nowinski and a football player. It dives deep into the exact science on brain injury. Head Games also discusses how one should deal with a sports concussion. The viewer is taken into the reality of several actual tragic events that have occurred due to a concussion. The film focuses on the danger to younger children who are in sports, such as lacrosse, soccer, football, and hockey. Head Games attempts to alert parents who have children in those contact sports about possible long-term injuries. It also discusses how better safety measures need put into play. Head Games includes stories from all ages of athletes who have personal struggles because of head injuries.