„The Last Dance is a 2020 American sports documentary miniseries co-produced by ESPN Films and Netflix. Directed by Jason Hehir, the series revolves around the career of Michael Jordan, with particular focus on his last season with the Chicago Bulls. The series features exclusive footage from a film crew that had an all-access pass to the Bulls, as well as interviews of many NBA personalities including Jordan, Scottie Pippen, Dennis Rodman, and Phil Jackson. The series aired on ESPN from April 19 to May 17, 2020 in the United States, while its episodes were released on Netflix internationally the day after their US airings. It received critical acclaim, with praise for its directing and editing.“ (Quelle)
US-Sportdokus sind Kriegsfilme. Mit weniger Pathos, Action und Dram geben sie sich nicht zufrieden. Und…sie funktionieren. Wenn nun noch ein persönliches Interesse dazukommt, well, dann steht die Zeit still und man ist wieder jener beeindruckte Zuseher von damals.