ESPN Films 30 for 30: The Announcement DVDItem Number: 24781366
Look into the announcement that changed the NBA® and Magic Johnson forever with the ESPN® 30 for 30: The Announcement DVD. This three-time league MVP turned heads on the court with his play, but in November of 1991, he turned heads with his retirement due to his HIV-positive diagnosis. Director Nelson George outlines Magic Johnson's personal journey and explores how he continues to defy the odds and thrive over two decades later.
- ESPN Films® 30 for 30: The Announcement DVD
- Director: Nelson George
- Plot: Documents Earvin "Magic" Johnson's retirement from professional basketball and his personal journey through his HIV-positive diagnosis. Takes a closer look at Johnson's defiance of all odds and his ability to thrive even with his life-threatening illness.
- Features: Director's statements, extended interviews
- Bonus features: Player reactions to the announcement, press conference
- Run Time: 110 minutes
- Rating: Not Rated
- ESPN Films
Country of Origin: United States