Jeff Smith noon, Aug. 21
"Who got benched in the 1936 Olympics to placate Hitler and was replaced by Jesse Owens (who won the race anyway)? Who invented modern basketball broadcasting with terms like 'swiiiish'?" The 23nd annual San Diego Jewish Film Festival presents the inspirational story of an athlete legend who overcame bigotry...and revolutionized modern basketball imagery in the media. Post-film discussion with filmmaker James L. Freedman.
- Cost: $13.75