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Title:
Ballin' at the graveyard : the game is only half the story
Author:
Anastassiou, Basil, film director, film producer, editor of moving image work.
Publication Information:
New York, NY : Virgil Films & Entertainment, LLC, [2014]

©2014
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (83 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
This gritty, eye-opening film takes viewers deep inside the intricate culture of urban pickup basketball and its players. By shining an unflinching light on one court and the lives of five men who play there, Ballin' at the Graveyard vividly reveals the heart, humor and brotherhood forged on the court and beyond. This surprising documentary knocks down stereotypes and challenges assumptions, offering a perspective on African American men--as fathers, mentors and community-minded leaders.
General Note:
Title from container.

Originally released as a motion picture in 2014.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
Rating: Not rated.
Added Corporate Author:

UPC:
829567105627
Format :
DVD

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East Delavan Branch Library GV885.73.A53 B35 2014V Adult DVD Audio Visual
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This gritty, eye-opening film takes viewers deep inside the intricate culture of urban pickup basketball and its players. By shining an unflinching light on one court and the lives of five men who play there, Ballin' at the Graveyard vividly reveals the heart, humor and brotherhood forged on the court and beyond. This surprising documentary knocks down stereotypes and challenges assumptions, offering a perspective on African American men -- as fathers, mentors and community-minded leaders.


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