words // Brandon Richard

The story of one of the modern era's most influential athletes is coming to the big screen.

Scheduled to premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival on April 27 is Iverson, which details Allen Iverson's journey from poverty in Hampton, Virginia to becoming one of the greatest basketball players who ever lived. The trailer features commentary from Dwyane Wade, news anchor Tom Brokaw and Iverson's former coach Larry Brown.

The full 97-minute Zatella Beatty film officially screens this Sunday at 9:30 pm. at Tribeca.

Allen Iverson Documentary