Video Spotlight - Humanizing Heroes: Storytelling Beyond Sports

Written by Rebecca Feferman | Tuesday, Aug 13, 2013

This week's video dives in to the many ways sports filmmaking can reveal the inherent triumph and tragedy of the human experience, influence pop culture and touch our hearts alike. We were lucky to have three of the genre's key players at SXSW 2013 to deliver an insider's perspective in Humanizing Heroes: Storytelling Beyond Sports.

Check out the video to hear some of the lively discussion that ensued between Connor Schell (ESPN Films), Ken Rodgers (NFL Films) and Ross Greenburg (Ross Greenburg Productions), in the thought provoking panel moderated by The Huffington Post's Executive Arts & Entertainment Editor Michael Hogan.

For additional highlights from the 2013 event, trailers and more, head to