Trailer for the documentary No Crossover: The Trial of Allen Iverson, which screened at SXSW 2010.
On Valentines Day 1993, 17-year-old Bethel High School basketball star Allen Iverson was bowling in Hampton, Va., with five high school friends. It was supposed to be an ordinary evening, but it became a night that defined Iversons young life. A quarrel soon erupted into a brawl pitting Iversons young black friends against a group of white patrons. The fallout from the fight and the handling of the subsequent trial landed the teenagerconsidered by some the nations best high school athletein jail and sharply divided the city along racial lines. Oscar nominee Steve James returns to his hometown of Hampton, where he once played basketball, to take a personal look at this still-disputed incident and examine its impact on Iverson and the shared community.
- Posted: March 04, 2010
- Director: Steve James
- Writer: Steve James
- Studio: Independent
- Release: March 14, 2010
- Cast: Unknown or Not Available
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