Gus is New England sports' biggest cheerleader, a prideful resident of Springfield, and most importantly...a best friend to many. This mini-documentary provides a little glimpse into a man with mental disability, and his positive attitude about friendship and life.

  • Chris Thibault
  • Chris Thibault
  • Missy Thibault
  • Bryana Lucas
    Camera Operator
  • Yasou Council
    Camera Operator
  • Project Type:
    Documentary, Short
  • Genres:
    documentary, personal, mental disability, sports
  • Runtime:
    6 minutes 30 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    March 1, 2017
  • Production Budget:
    0 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital, C300 Mark II, A7sII
  • Aspect Ratio:
  • Film Color:
  • First-time Filmmaker:
  • Student Project:
Director Biography - Chris Thibault

Chris started making films when he was around 10 years old using his parents VHS camcorder. Fast-forward a few years and he found himself in love with a video production class at his high school in Springfield, MA. Now he was hooked. From there he studied Film and Video at The School of Visual Arts in NYC. New York influenced Chris in many ways and those experiences has bleed into his work ever since. Chris truly cares about his work and is able to successfully produce emotionally relevant content, which is a difficult task to say the least.

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