The true-life story that has captivated millions.She was young...vital...just 17, when it happened. A diving accident snapped her neck and left her paralyzed. The months that followed were filled with great physical, emotional, and spiritual struggles for Joni Eareckson.Joni recreates for you on film her joys and sorrows, her fears and victories, and above all, her faith in the wisdom and certain blessings of a loving heavenly Father. The director is James F. Collier, who also co-wrote the script with Joni herself. Joni acts as herself throughout most of the film, except in a few scenes at the beginning.