While basketball superstar Allen Iverson has electrified millions of fans with his play on the hardwood, his actions off the court have often been intensely divisive and met with criticism by the public at large. Oscar-nominated documentarian Steve James (Hoop Dreams), who grew up near Iverson’s hometown, revisits one particularly volatile moment in Iverson’s life—his 1993 arrest surrounding a bowling alley brawl and the subsequent trial that brought the town of Hampton, Virginia, to a near frenzy over racial and class conflicts—and attempts to contextualize the circumstances that sparked such intense national media attention in this gripping exposé.