"Quarterback Princess" [Jock Docs: Under the Influence of Dave Zirin]
Dir. Noel Black, 1983, 96 min.
Quarterback Princess is a fact-based drama about Tami Maida, a teenage girl from Canada who, in 1981 became a quarterback for the boys' junior varsity football team while living briefly in Oregon, and not only led the squad to a winning season but also was crowned homecoming princess, gave young TV veteran Helen Hunt her first starring role. Filmed on location in McMinnville, Oregon.
AFTER THE SCREENING: Q&A with Nation magazine sports editor Dave Zirin.
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