Brett Kashmere's new film From Deep examines basketball, race, hip hop and popular culture 

"One of the goals I had was to present both sides of the sport: the entertainment spectacle and the everyday game."

By Al Hoff

The provocative new docu-essay FROM DEEP – Pittsburgh-based director Brett Kashmere likens it to a mixtape, combining professional basketball, street ball, hip hop, fashion, race and popular culture – makes its Pittsburgh premiere this week. Kashmere talked to CP via email about some of the issues of race and basketball that the film raises.

Read the interview here: