ESPN and espnW present the documentary film series, Nine for IX –
About women. By women. For us all.
From the producers of 30 for 30, Nine for IX is a series of nine documentaries of women in sports as seen through the lenses of award-winning female filmmakers.
Inspired by the 40th anniversary of Title IX, Nine for IX highlights the captivating stories of female athletes including the relatively unknown history of ice skater Katarina Witt and her link to East Germany’s secret police.
Also included are the incredible stories of Pat Summitt, Venus Williams and the 1999 US Women’s World Cup team, among others.
Released by ESPN this month, the four-disc collection includes all nine titles from the Nine for IX series, plus two bonus films!
NINE FOR IX FOUR DISC DVD SET, AVAILABLE NOW
The films included in the collection are:
- Venus Vs. (Directed by Ava DuVernay)
- Pat XO (Directed by Lisa Lax and Nancy Stern / Produced by Robin Roberts)
- The Diplomat (Directed by Jennifer Arnold and Senain Khesghi)
- Runner (Directed by Shola Lynch)
- No Limits (Directed by Alison Ellwood)
- Branded (Directed by Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady)
- Let Them Wear Towels (Directed by Annie Sundberg and Ricki Stern)
- Swoopes (Directed by Hannah Storm)
- The ‘99ers (Directed by Erin Leyden / Produced by Julie Foudy)
- Coach (Directed by Bess Kargman; Executive Producer Whoopi Goldberg)
- Abby Head On (Directed by Erin Leyden and Gentry Kirby)
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Available at Amazon
One lucky reader will win the complete 9-disc NINE for IX collection along with a $50 Visa gift card.
Prizing and samples provided by ESPN.