A fascinating discussion panel from the documentary
film “Rise Above” is available on Eventive:
Q&A with Moderator Michael Boornazian Actor, (“Winning Time”) producer, agent with filmmakers Seth Shapiro and EriK Butts.
In this coming-of-age journey, three under-the-radar high school basketball players, who are driven to make it to the next level, navigate the uncertainty of their futures when an already volatile recruiting landscape is impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic. Aided by their dedicated Coach who is driven to get them noticed by college programs, these players must overcome injuries, the daunting recruiting challenges of modern-day college athletics, and personal tragedies off the court, all to achieve a shared dream: to play college basketball.