ESPN Films

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About ESPN Films

Created in March 2008, ESPN Films produces high-quality films showcasing compelling sports stories. In October 2009, ESPN Films launched the Peabody Award-winning and Emmy-nominated 30 for 30 film series.  Inspired by ESPN’s 30th Anniversary, the films that made up the series were a thoughtful and innovative reflection on the past three decades told through the lens of diverse and interesting sports fans and
social commentators.

 

 

Press Releases

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Posted by Jennifer Cingari on January 7, 2015

Marvel & ESPN Films Announce First Collaboration with Feature Documentary “1 of 1 – Genesis” and Short Film Series “1 of 1 – Origins”

Russell Wilson, Dwight Howard and Danica Patrick among those featured in “1 of 1 Genesis” – Available Now on Digital HD Marvel Entertainment and ESPN Films are proud to announce the feature-length documentary “1 of 1 – Genesis” and short film series “1 of 1 – Origins,” two all-new projects combining the powerful storytelling sensibilities [...]

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Posted by Jennifer Cingari on January 7, 2015

ESPN Films to Launch New Shorts Series, Versus, Executive Produced by Eva Longoria

Series set to launch this Spring on SportsCenter ESPN Films today announced a new documentary short series, Versus, that will explore moments of inspiration, when the world of sports transcended the action on the field. The series will be executive produced by Eva Longoria who is also the director of the first short, “Go, Sebastian, [...]

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Posted by Jennifer Cingari on January 7, 2015

“Friday Night Movie Night” on SportsCenter Will Highlight Short Films

Short film from new Spike Lee series will kick off weekly presentation ESPN today announced that SportsCenter will debut a new weekly segment beginning Friday, Feb. 6, titled “Friday Night Movie Night,” in which a short film from one of ESPN Films’ popular documentary series will air in the 6 p.m. ET hour each Friday. [...]

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Bios

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Bill Simmons
ESPN Columnist, Special Contributor and Editor-in-Chief of Grantland.com

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John Dahl
Executive Producer, ESPN Films

Connor Schell

Connor Schell
Vice President and Executive Producer, ESPN Films and Original Content

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