Episode Info: Peter Bergs documentary on Wayne Gretzky, his decision to leave Edmonton for Los Angeles, and that decisions effects on hockey and its fans.
A collection of documentary films focused on sports.
ESPN Films 30 for 30 is an unprecedented documentary series featuring todays finest storytellers from inside and outside of the sports world. What started as a celebration of ESPNs 30th anniversary has come to life as an eclectic and fascinating collection of passionate films about sports and culture. Individually, each of the films in this series is meant to tell an intimate, compelling story that stands on its own and brings to life the filmmakers vision. Collectively, however, these creatively different films weave together a diverse tapestry of what sports has meant to culture. Ultimately, 30 For 30 strives to sit the viewer down and tell a story, employing many sources but giving a distinctive point of view, marshaling words and images to serve that particular perspective. In a sports universe of competing voices, these films offer a single, compelling one.