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Members of the Ballou Senior High School Marching Band rise above their violence-filled Washington, D.C., neighborhood in this documentary, which follows the group as they try to achieve their dream of winning the national marching band competition. Inspired by their tireless director, Darrell Watson, and helped by a dedicated team of volunteers, the musical teens put their heads, hearts and souls into making the band the best it can be.
Publisher: [United States] : Garden Thieves Pictures : Made available through hoopla, 2009.
ISBN: 9780981914909
Branch Call Number: eVideo hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 86 min.)) : sd., col.


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Aug 15, 2015

Charming. Inspiring teachers, both paid and volunteer.

lasertravis Feb 16, 2013

Average documentary about an inner city high stepping high school band competing for a national championship. Had a few inspirational moments, and had potential to be a better film, but underachieves.

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