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Streaming video

Title Life without basketball / directors: Tim O'Donnell, Jon Mercer
Published Gravitas, 2019
[San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2019


Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (89 minutes): .flv file, sound
Summary Bilqis Abdul-Qaadir broke barriers in becoming the first Division I basketball player to play wearing hijab. When a ruling ends her chances at playing professionally, she re-examines her faith and identity as a Muslim American. Nominated for an award at the **Cleveland International Film Festival**
Notes Title from title frames
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Credits Directed and produced by Tim O'Donnell and Jon Mercer ; original score by John Lindsey ; cinematography and editing by Jon Mercer and Tim O'Donnell
Performer Abdul-Qaadir Family, Bilqis Abdul-Qaadir, Cross Family, Massey Family, Minky Worden
Event Originally produced by Gravitas in 2019
Notes In English
Subject Women basketball players -- United States.
Muslim women -- United States
Hijab (Islamic clothing)
Hijab (Islamic clothing) -- Law and legislation.
Hijab (Islamic clothing) -- Law and legislation.
Hijab (Islamic clothing)
Women basketball players.
Muslim women.
Documentary films.
Physical education and training.
Women's studies.
United States.
Genre/Form Sports films.
Biographical films.
Nonfiction films.
Documentary films.
Documentary films.
Biographical films.
Sports films.
Nonfiction films.
Films biographiques.
Films sportifs.
Films autres que de fiction.
Form Streaming video
Author Mercer, Jon, film director
O'Donnell, Tim, film director
Family, Abdul-Qaadir, actor
Abdul-Qaadir, Bilqis, actor
Family, Cross, actor
Family, Massey, actor
Worden, Minky, actor
Gravitas Research and Strategy Limited.
Kanopy (Firm)