Scene from ‘More Than a Game’

“Seven years ago a film-school student named Kristopher Belman had the foresight to start documenting a sports phenomenon in his home town of Akron, Ohio—a spectacularly successful high-school basketball team led by a youngster named LeBron James. He filmed the team in action, and pulled together an assortment of home videos and photographs dating back to the players’ junior-high-school days, when they played as close friends at a gym in a poor Akron neighborhood. The resulting documentary feature, “More Than a Game,” is fascinating not only for its portrait of an emergent—and endearing—superstar, but for the evolution of three teammates”  You can read the full article here.