Crossing The Net: Denver City Park & the Black Tennis Experience
USA, 2011, 40 Minute Running Time
Genre/Subjects: African-American, Colorado, Documentary
Sunday, June 26, 2011 at 4:30pm at the Denver Film Center//Colfax
In partnership with USTA Colorado
Digital presentation - Denver City Park & The Black Tennis Experience captures Denver's culture, spirit, and passion for tennis. The film showcases the words, deeds, and aspirations of a few local heroes - pioneers who have made Denver City Park a true home for tennis and real community of avid players - players who are young, old, rich, poor, beginners, professionals, black, white, Asian, and Hispanic. This film celebrates how throughout the years, an authentic love for the game has changed both Denver society and the sport of tennis forever.