From director Ben Proudfoot and executive producer Shaquille O’Neal and Stephen Curry, The Queen of Basketball is an electrifying portrait of Lusia “Lucy” Harris who scored the first basket in women’s Olympic history and was the first and only woman officially drafted into the N.B.A. Despite her incredible accomplishments, Harris, who died unexpectedly on January 18, has remained largely unknown — until now. Here, she shares her story in her own words.
Best Documentary Short Subject – 94th Academy Awards®
Best Short Documentary – The Critics Choice Documentary Awards
Best Short Documentary – Palm Springs Shortfest
Best Short Documentary & Best of Fest – Nevada City Film Festival