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Absorbing documentary in the spirit of "Hoop Dreams" chronicles the 1999 season of the Tigers, Massillon, Ohio's high school football team. Facing a vote on budget cuts that threaten to eliminate the football program, the team's three co-captains struggle to guide the squad to victory while trying to rally school and community support. ... more
Friday Nights In America(2004)
Follow the weekly autumn ritual that is Friday night high school football in this rousing documentary. Visit the 19,000-seat home of Odessa, Texas', Permian High Panthers as they face their arch-rivals, Midland Lee; see how the De La Salle High squad of Concord, California, ran up a winning streak of over 150 games; watch a "Muck Bowl" ... more
Borrowing their name from an all-black regiment of American soldiers in World War I, the Harlem Hellfighters football team is the focus of this gritty documentary. Consisting of troubled teens from various high schools throughout Harlem, the squad attempts to overcome the odds and make their way to victory through the guidance of head ... more
4th & Goal(2010)
Rousing sports documentary, shot over the course of six years, follows six junior college football players (including Gibril Wilson) from the City College program in San Francisco as they each try to realize their dream of playing in the NFL. As the young men are taken through the Division I recruiting process, they quickly realize ... more
Blending "Hoop Dreams" and "The Blind Side," this Academy Award-winning documentary chronicles one season of the Manassas High School football team in inner-city North Memphis. As new volunteer coach Bill Courtney strives to lead his underdog Tigers to their first postseason appearance in school history, he also works with three talented, ... more