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Hoop Dreams(1994)

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  • Winner of the 1994 award for Best Documentary from the Boston Society of Film Critics.
  • Winner of the 1994 award for Best Documentary from the Chicago Film Critics Association.
  • Winner of the 1994 award for Best Documentary from the Los Angeles Film Critics Association.
  • Winner of the 1994 award for Best Documentary from the National Board of Review.
  • Winner of the 1994 award for Best Documentary from the National Society of Film Critics.
  • Winner of the 1994 award for Best Documentary from the New York Film Critics Circle.
  • Winner of the 1994 award for Best Documentary from the Society of Texas Film Critics.
  • Winner of the Audience Award at the 1994 Sundance Film Festival.
  • Released in United States Fall October 14, 1994
  • Released in United States October 19, 1994
  • Expanded Release in United States October 21, 1994
  • Expanded Release in United States November 4, 1994
  • Expanded Release in United States November 11, 1994
  • Expanded Release in United States November 18, 1994
  • Expanded Release in United States November 25, 1994
  • Expanded Release in United States December 2, 1994
  • Expanded Release in United States December 9, 1994
  • Expanded Release in United States December 16, 1994
  • Expanded Release in United States January 20, 1995
  • Wide Release in United States February 10, 1995
  • Released in United States on Video April 25, 1995
  • Released in United States 1994
  • Released in United States January 1994
  • Released in United States March 1994
  • Released in United States September 1994
  • Released in United States October 1994
  • Released in United States December 1994
  • Released in United States June 2003
  • Released in United States 2014
  • Shown at New York Film Festival (closing night) September 23 - October 9, 1994.
  • Shown at San Francisco International Film Festival April 28 - May 12, 1994.
  • Shown at San Sebastian International Film Festival (Open Zone) September 15-24, 1994.
  • Shown at Mill Valley Film Festival October 6-16, 1994.
  • Shown at Amsterdam International Documentary Film Festival December 7-15, 1994.
  • Shown at SILVERDOCS:AFI/Discovery Channel Documentary Festival (Inside Sports) June 18-22, 2003.
  • Frederick Marx, Steve James and Peter Gilbert received a Special Award of Merit from the Producers Guild of America (1995).
  • Steve James co-directed, with Fred Marx, a high school basketball documentary "Higher Goals" which aired on PBS on October 11, 1992.
  • Film was shot for 150 days over a four-and-a-half year period.
  • Released in United States Fall October 14, 1994
  • Released in United States October 19, 1994 (Los Angeles)
  • Expanded Release in United States October 21, 1994
  • Expanded Release in United States November 4, 1994
  • Expanded Release in United States November 11, 1994
  • Expanded Release in United States November 18, 1994
  • Expanded Release in United States November 25, 1994
  • Expanded Release in United States December 2, 1994
  • Expanded Release in United States December 9, 1994
  • Expanded Release in United States December 16, 1994
  • Expanded Release in United States January 20, 1995
  • Wide Release in United States February 10, 1995
  • Released in United States on Video April 25, 1995
  • Released in United States 1994 (Shown at New York Film Festival (closing night) September 23 - October 9, 1994.)
  • Released in United States 1994 (Shown at San Francisco International Film Festival April 28 - May 12, 1994.)
  • Steve James was nominated for outstanding directorial achievement by the Directors Guild of America (1994).
  • Released in United States January 1994 (Shown at Sundance Film Festival (in competition) in Park City, Utah January 20-30, 1994.)
  • Released in United States March 1994 (Film was scheduled to receive its world theatrical premiere on March 2nd, 1994, at the Film Forum in New York City, but was withdrawn at the filmmakers' request. Film was also scheduled to be broadcast over PBS during the spring of 1994.)
  • Released in United States September 1994 (Shown at San Sebastian International Film Festival (Open Zone) September 15-24, 1994.)
  • Released in United States October 1994 (Shown at Mill Valley Film Festival October 6-16, 1994.)
  • Released in United States December 1994 (Shown at Amsterdam International Documentary Film Festival December 7-15, 1994.)
  • Released in United States June 2003 (Shown at SILVERDOCS:AFI/Discovery Channel Documentary Festival (Inside Sports) June 18-22, 2003.)
  • Released in United States 2014 (Sundance Collection)