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Dear Basketball (2017) Glen Keane

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http://www.imdb.com/title/tt6794476/

 

Essentially an infomercial for the basketball star’s own legacy, this short written, produced and narrated by Kobe Bryant benefits enormously from the hand-drawn talents of director Glen Keane, but that’s about the only thing of value it has to offer. Adapted from a 2015 letter Bryant himself wrote to announce his retirement from basketball — and styled as a love letter to the sport, which is as creaky a conceit as it sounds — the film is strangely free of conflict [or controversy], and even Bryant’s eventual mention of his plans to quit lands without any emotional weight.

 

 

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