Steve James previous work includes Academy Award nominated films Hoop Dreams and Abacus: Small Enough to Jail. Other award-winning work includes Stevie, The Interrupters, No Crossover: The Trial of Allen Iverson, and Life Itself. His Starz docuseries, America to Me, was one of the most acclaimed TV shows of 2018. His most recent docuseries, City So Real premiered to rave reviews on National Geographic and Hulu.
This session is brought to you as part of the No Malice Film Contest, a partnership of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum, the Roger and Chaz Ebert Foundation, and the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Foundation.
The Contest is funded by a grant from Healing Illinois, a racial healing initiative of the Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS) in partnership with The Chicago Community Trust.