WORLD PREMIERE Candace Parker’s journey has taken her from the neighborhood courts of Naperville, Illinois, to WNBA superstardom and beyond. A high school phenom that lived up to and surpassed all expectations, Parker redefined what is possible for female athletes in the 21st century. A dedicated mother, loving wife, and Hall of Fame player, Parker opens up about her life and struggles as her nearly 20-year career approaches its end. – Brandon Harrison
The first screening will be followed by a Q&A with director Joie Jacoby, subject Candace Parker, and producers Giselle Rodriguez and Julie Lilleby.
This film contains the following accessibility options for viewers:
Closed Captioning for in-person screenings at IFC Center and Village East by Angelika
All in-person screening venues provide sound amplification headphones upon request with venue management. IFC Center can also provide a T-Coil loop for compatible devices.
Director: Joie Jacoby
Producer: Giselle Rodriguez, Julie Lilleby, Paige Bethmann, Carolyn Hepburn
Cinematographer: Yamit Shimonovitz
Editor: Yeong-A Kim, Marcella Serrano
Country: United States of America