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    Watch: ESPN Kicks Off Female-Centric Sports Doc Series 'Nine for IX' With Award-Winning Digital Short 'Coach'

    Ahead of the TV premieres of its "Nine for IX" documentaries, ESPN has released short "Coach," a profile of C. Vivian Stringer, one of the most prolific coaches in the history of college basketball.

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    Watch: '30 for 30' Short 'Silver Reunion' is '12 Angry Men' for Olympic Basketball

    ESPN and Grantland's "30 for 30" shorts, an online series meant to serve as a companion to the network's ongoing second round of feature-length "30 for 30" documentaries, has unveiled its latest installment, "Silver Reunion."

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    ESPN Announces Female-Centric Sports Doc Series 'Nine for IX'

    ESPN's documentary series "30 for 30," now in the midst of its second round of 30 films, has brought the world some great work from the likes of Steve James, Albert Maysles and Brett Morgen, but has also tended to skew very male both in terms of subjects and filmmakers. There have been...

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    Watch: Nelson George Profiles the Stylish Walt Frazier in the Latest ESPN '30 for 30' Short

    "Walt Clyde Frazier is one of the most stylish athletes of all time," explains journalist, critic and filmmaker Nerlson George ("CB4," "The Chris Rock Show," "Finding the Funk") in the introduction to "Disdain the Mundane," the latest addition to ESP...

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    ESPN Announces Spring '30 for 30' Docs 'Survive and Advance' and 'Elway to Marino'

    ESPN has announced two new films for round two of its sports documentary series "30 for 30," both to air this spring -- "Survive and Advance," from director Jonathan Hock, and "Elway to Marino," from NFL Films and director Ken Rodgers.

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    Watch: Trailer for ESPN Doc 'The Clemente Effect,' on Baseball Legend Roberto Clemente

    ESPN has yet to announce the next round of documentaries to premiere in its "30 for 30" series, but here's guessing "The Clemente Effect," the trailer for which was just released, will be one of them. Directed by Mario Diaz, the film looks at the life of Puerto Rican baseball...

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    'You Don't Know Bo' Portrays the Greatness of a Career Cut Short

    One of the great strengths of ESPN's "30 for 30" documentary series is the way that each installment seeks to provide context and narrative drive for stories that might not otherwise have inherent appeal to non-fans. These are docs about sports, but they're (usually) films first, ones that present t...

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    5 Best Bets on TV This Week: 'Sons of Anarchy' Solves Problems With Violence While Charlotte Rampling Plays a Spy

    Sure, Sunday is incredibly overcrowded with high-end TV, including "Homeland," "The Walking Dead," "Boardwalk Empire," "The Good Wife," "Treme" and "Dexter," but what to watch the rest of the time? Every Monday, we bring you five noteworthy...

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    5 Best Things to Watch on TV This Week: Ole Miss, Monty Python and The First Openly Gay Bishop

    Sure, Sunday is incredibly overcrowded with high-end TV, including "Homeland," "The Walking Dead," "Boardwalk Empire," "The Good Wife," "Treme" and "Dexter," but what to watch the rest of the time? Every Monday, we bring you five noteworthy...

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    20 Must-See Docs Making Their TV Premieres This October

    October is big month for television -- the broadcast networks continue to roll our their new fall shows and familiar returning ones while cable channels like HBO and Showtime are in full swing with series like "Boardwalk Empire," "Treme," "Dexter" and "Homeland.&qu...

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