Details & Subjects
Additional Authors :
- James, Steve, 1955- film producer, film director, narrator.
- Marx, Fred, film producer.
- Gilbert, Peter, 1957- film producer.
- Agee, Arthur, on-screen presenter.
- Gates, William, on-screen presenter.
- Fine Line Features, presenter.
- Kartemquin Films, production company.
- KTCA-TV (Television station : Saint Paul, Minn.), production company.
- Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
Target Audience/Rating :
Edition Statement :
Director-approved two-DVD special edition.
The Criterion collection ; 289
Disc 1. Feature film -- disc 2. Life after Hoop dreams (2014, 40 min.) ; Siskel and Ebert excerpts ; additional scenes ; music video.
Publication, Distribution, etc. :
[Irvington, NY] : The Criterion Collection, 
Physical Description :
2 videodiscs (172 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Originally released as a motion picture in 1994.
- Special features : Two audio commentaries, one with filmmakers Steve James, Frederick Marx, and Peter Gilbert, and one with the film's subjects, Arthur Agee and William Gates -- Life after "Hoop dreams", a new documentary that catches up with Agee, Gates, and their families -- Additional scenes -- Collection of excerpts from Siskel & Ebert tracking the acclaim for "Hoop Dreams" -- Original 1994 music video for the film's theme song -- trailers -- Essays by author John Edgar Wideman and filmmaker and critic Robert Greene.