|Acclaimed documentary about the life of Don Barksdale, a 20th century sports and entertainment pioneer who helped to break the color barrier for the United States Olympic basketball team in 1948.
Barksdale was the first black consensus NCAA basketball All American (UCLA 1947), and was also the first black to play in an NBA All-Star game (1953). Later on in his life, Don Barksdale founded the Save High School Sports foundation that raised millions of dollars to keep financially troubled Bay Area high school sports programs afloat in the 1980s and 1990s.
BOUNCE was aired on FOX Sports Net, and won the 2008 Beacon Award for "Best Single Program" from the Association of Cable Communicators.
Produced and directed by Doug Harris