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Introducing his never before seen 'leaping one-hander' to the masses on a national level, Kenny Sailors quickly grew to be a fan favorite while leading his Wyoming Cowboys to the Collegiate National Championship in Madison Square Garden in 1943. But after playing on several losing teams in an unstable, emerging league now known as the NBA, Kenny disappeared into the Alaskan wilderness only to be forgotten by the sport he helped pioneer. Now, nearly sixty years later, the multitude of people he has touched along the way have forced Kenny’s humble reemergence.



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Director

Jacob Hamilton

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Credits

Director: Jacob Hamilton
Executive Producer: Stephen Curry, Mary Beth Minnis, Jim Hamilton, Dave Beathard, Melissa Neugebauer, Ryan Munson, Brenda Robinson
Producer: Russell Wayne Groves, Andrew Lee, Jacob Hamilton, Erick Peyton, Jeron Smith
Cinematographer: Jacob Hamilton
Editor: Grant Myers, Jacob Hamilton
Sound Designer: Jason Chiodo, Zach Goheen
Music: Josh Myers
Principal Cast: Kenny Sailors, Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, Dirk Nowitzki, Bobby Knight, Jay Bilas, Nancy Lieberman, Clark Kellogg
Additional Credits: Co-Producer: Ty Clark, Co-Executive Producer: Austin Eudaly, Story Consultant: Doug Blush, Editorial Consultant : Thaddeus Matula, David Ward, Archival Producer: Susanne Mason, Camera Operator: Tim Chew, Kristopher Rutherford, Sound Recordist: Sean McCormick, Ross Smith, Denzil Xavier, Illustrator/Animator: Andrew Cherry

Contact

Public Film Contact
Russell Wayne Groves
Ralph Smyth Entertainment, LLC
russell@ralphsmyth.com
5127105575
Publicity Contact
Kyle Duvall
kd@prodigypublicrelations.com
949-838-6159
Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Year: 2019
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Genre: Biography, Documentary, Sports
Screening Section: Documentary Spotlight
Screening Category: Documentary Feature
Country: ["United States"]
Language: English
Runtime: 80:00 mins