Gift of Hope---Tony Melendez (2003)

Genres - Spirituality & Philosophy  |   Sub-Genres - Biography, Illnesses & Disabilities, Psychology  |   Run Time - 60 min.  |   Countries - United States   |  
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Profiling Melendez, a "thalidomide baby" born without arms who grew up to become a guitarist (he plays with his feet) and a Catholic missionary. Melendez is seen playing for Pope John Paul II in 1987. Based on Melendez's 1989 autobiography "A Gift of Hope."



birth-defects, disability, hope, inspiration