More Than a Medal is at Stake
In 1991, Estonia’s national basketball team, KK Kalev, decided to continue participating in the Soviet Union Premiere Basketball League, even after breaking away from Soviet occupation. Reporter Joe Callahan Jr. takes you through the story that sparked the film that was Estonia’s submission for this year’s Academy Awards.
Estonian Leagues of Their Own…and Not
Picture this: it’s a crisp winter afternoon. You glance at the clock on the wall over the chalkboard. It’s your last few minutes of class, and you have some free time until you are dismissed. Surrounded by your friends, you lean back in your seat and spark a debate about the National Basketball Association. Where […]