Perhe Pelissä (Family Game)

Documentary 28 min, 2008

The documentary Perhe Pelissä tells the story of the basketball legend Larry Pounds, who moved from America to Finland in the 1970s. Larry had a successful career as a player. Larry's children Michael, Dionne and Annissa all play basketball on a Finnish Championship level. Mid-season, Larry is asked to become the head coach of the basketball team KTP. His son Michael plays in the same team. This documentary is about the children's relationship with their father. Can the family handle Larry's challenge as the head coach of KTP? How do the children feel when their father is their coach. If your last name is Pounds, you have to be good, at least in basketball.

Director Pasi Riiali

Channel YLE TV1 Tosi Tarina