Why We Play Basketball
(2006, 1 min.) US
Produced by: Longhouse Media, Seattle
A poem by Coeur d'Alene/Spokane writer Sherman Alexie, animated
by Seattle area Native youth, gives a nostalgic view of growing
up on the rez, Native pride, and, of course, basketball.
Image credit: Audience at Club Red Radio,
2000 Native American Film and Video Festival - photograph by Amalia Córdova,