Free Throw

In a world of lines that divide us as people, I use the free throw line at Compton High School as one to bring us all together. By creating a free throw shooting competition around a $40,000 college scholarship, I was able to help the people of Compton redefine the image of their city. The event became the lead story on Yahoo News, ultimately making an estimated 65 million impressions, while the documentary I directed won the Audience Award at the Boston Film Festival and was named one of the Best Documentaries of 2012 by iTunes.

Full work Archive