Above All Else, an original screenplay conceived and written by Mary Pat Avery, and later with Dan Brodsky-Chenfeld. They later wrote the book by the same title based on their screenplay (with Mary Pat being a ghostwriter on the book). A skydiving team vying for the US Championship triumphs over tragedy after their plane crashes, revitalizing an entire community in the process.
"Above All Else" is an original screenplay written by Mary Pat Avery in 1995 based on a Southern California plane crash that killed 16 of 22 skydivers. Dan Brodsky-Chenfeld was one of only six survivors and made an astounding comeback from devastating injuries.