WBA NEWS WATCH
April 22, 2021
Shooting Star: 30 min documentary has been chosen to be an Official Selection for the 7th annual Nevada Women’s Film Festival, taking place (mostly) virtually June 21-27, 2021. Shooting Stare is a true story how women’s professional basketball arrived here in the United States. It tells how I Lightning N Mitchell the founder of the Women’s Basketball Association (WBA), the first ever spring and summer women’s professional basketball league finally gives the American women an opportunity to stay home and play professional basketball without having to go overseas. And through it how the WNBA came about. This exciting documentary will be featured at the Nevada Women’s Film Festival 2021. We encourage all who wants to learn the true history behind women’s professional basketball to watch this documentary film.