Lin it to win it.
As an undrafted rookie from Harvard, Jeremy Lin seemed an unlikely candidate for basketball stardom. This documentary was there from the beginning to trace Lin’s meteoric rise, from his struggles in obscurity to the game that changed it all.
Co-director of Doin’ It in the Park (and legendary hip-hop DJ) Bobbito Garcia schools a kid on the court. The doc explores the history and cultural impact of New York City’s street basketball scene.
KSR IRL: Thu. 1/5, 8PM-Midnight in Dumbo, Brooklyn, boogie down with the creators of The Iran Job as they live-stream the end of their very successful Kickstarter campaign. With free food and drink, new footage, and a special surprise guest. Click here for party admission details.
As featured in the Washington Post and on CNN.com, Sara Nodjoumi & Till Schauder’s feature documentary “follows American basketball player Kevin Sheppard as he accepts a job to play in one of the world’s most feared countries: Iran…Along the way he forms an unlikely alliance with three outspoken Iranian women. Thanks to these women, his apartment turns into an oasis of free speech, where they discuss everything from politics to religion to gender roles.”