View Full Version : TV Alert - SBS Fri 16 Jan - "She Got Game"

Jan 12th, 2004, 01:46 AM
SBS television is showing the tennis doco, "She Got Game", on Friday evening (7.30 pm in some areas).


Thanks to "She Got Game," filmed by Abbey Neidik and Bobbi Jo Krals, the average tennis fan now has the chance to take a look behind the scenes of the WTA Tour. The documentary follows the path of several players as they go through the routine of being a professional tennis player.
The filmmakers were given all access to several WTA Tour events, including the Rogers AT&T Cup, in both Montreal and Toronto, and the Kremlin Cup in Moscow, Russia, over a year. The film documents the struggles of being successful on Tour through the eyes of Torontonian Sonya Jeyaseelan and the pressure of being a top ranked player, through the eyes of American Jennifer Capriati...Several other current and former WTA Tour stars are showcased in the film, including Martina Navratilova, Billie Jean King, Serena Williams, Barbara Schett, Chanda Rubin and Martina Hingis...


Part road trip, part human drama, SHE GOT GAME weaves these personal stories together to reveal a universal human portrait of sacrifice and perseverance in a cat-eat-cat world where winning is everything...

Jan 12th, 2004, 06:57 AM