“Mr. Chibbs” is now streaming on Amazon and Kanopy!
-Christian Red, The New York Daily News
Critics Pick – The Village Voice
“Anderson is candid, rueful and self-knowing.”
-The New York Times
“Mr Chibbs is as raw as it is candid.”
“Campbell’s film commiserates with a rudderless man who is reconciling his gifts with his burdens, responsibilities and excuses.”
-The Village Voice
“Mr. Chibbs” is an excellent documen-tary about the life, career, and many mistakes and failures throughout Kenny Anderson’s life.”
“A somber portrait of a man still trying to grow up in the shadow of his own legacy.”
“Mr. Chibbs” serves as both a biographical sketch of Anderson and a cautionary tale of the less glamorous side of fame and fortune.”
“A solid film that has you rooting for the likable Anderson in his quest to become a better person.”
-NY Sports Day
“Emotional and Raw Film.”
-Maggie Gray, Sports Illustrated Now
“Mr. Chibbs Delights at Miami Film Festival…”
Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival
Special Summer Screening
July 1 at 8:00 PM
Niantic Park, Oak Bluffs (Martha’s Vineyard)
tickets at tmvff.org soon!
Basketball is Easy, Life is Hard — Kenny Anderson
Ten years after retirement from a career as a professional athlete, Kenny Anderson finds that basketball is easy, it’s life that’s hard. Still reeling from his mother’s death, the former New York City high-school prodigy and NBA All-Star loses a cherished coaching position, sending him into a midlife crisis. Facing his personal demons head-on, the charismatic Anderson must come to terms with his past in order to find a way forward.
IFC Center, NYC , Plaza Theater, Atlanta, Atlanta Film Festival, Miami Film Festival, DOCNYC, Sarasota Film Festival, Montclair Film Festival, American Black FF, Martha’s Vineyard FF
What comes after getting sexually abused? NBA stardom and bankruptcy.
Abramorama Acquires North American rights to Mr. Chibbs..