The documentary “Linsanity” will be screened on Saturday, April 26, at 2 p.m. at the Japanese American National Museum, 100 N. Central Ave. in Little Tokyo.
The film chronicles the career of Asian American basketball star Jeremy Lin, who came from a humble background, was a state high school champion as well as a coveted player in Harvard’s All-Ivy League team, yet was not drafted by the NBA. “Linsanity” delves into the story of his childhood, overcoming discouragements and racism, his faith, and his rise in the NBA.
Directed by Evan Jackson Leong. Q&A with filmmakers to follow screening.
For more information, call (213) 625-0414 or visit www.janm.org.