Set to premiere at this year’s Tribeca Film Festival is “Iverson,” a new documentary focusing on the life and times of Allen Iverson. While not the first documentary of the game-changing star, this latest one looks to capture an exhaustive look at his life, starting with his early upbringing in a poverty-ridden section of Hampton, Virginia, his career on the court, and his life off it. Narrated extensively by Iverson himself, this documentary aims to capture all the highs and lows of Iverson’s life and career. Look for the documentary to get a wider release following its debut later this month. Find out more info here. – Hypebeast
The California teenager who snuck on flew to Hawaii undetected and survived the below zero temperatures. He was not discovered until he stumbled onto the tarmac in a daze an hour after the plane landed. CBS News’ Danielle Nottingham reports. - CBS
Here’s a look at the best 10 dunks of the 2013-2014 NBA season. Highlights of the list include Clipper’s power forward Blake Griffin, who made the list twice at #10 and #5, the buzzer-beater by Tobias Harris of the Orlando Magic and Pacers’ Paul George with his unopposed 360 slam. Taking the honors this year for the top spot was Terrence Ross of the Raptors with his long distance work-around against Nuggets power forward Kenneth Faried. – Hypebeast
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Commissioned by century-old Japanese distillery and beverage company Suntory, creative agency TBWA\Hakuhodo launches a unique campaign that uses a subtractive process of 3D modeling to produce small ice sculptures to accompany your glass of whiskey. In using a solid block of frozen spring water, the brand was able to create artistic renderings of the Statue of Liberty, a guitar, an astronaut, the statue of David and more. Whether or not you prefer your glass of bourbon neat or on the rocks, you do have to admit that this would be a dope addition to your local watering hole. More from the “3D on the Rocks” campaign can be seen here. -HypeBeast
Baby Gangster, the subject and name sake of director Luke Monaghan’s newest short film, earned his keep as a drug kingpin in LA during the 80’s just as crack cocaine was hitting the streets. It was a prosperous time to be a gangster in LA, but looking back Baby regrets the toll his lifestyle took on the neighborhoods
The short film, aided by a score from A$AP Rocky, beautifully depicts the past and present stories of a West Coast gangster. Baby Gangster shares his life, from his involvement in peddling dope to his love of low riders, giving you a taste of what it means to be a member of his formidable “Majestic” crew. Though his days of bangin’ are supposedly behind him, the gangster mentality remains evident in Baby’s character, voice and mere presence as he reflects back on his life and work. – 12ozProphet
DJ Pone – Dipodaine feat Didaï (THE GRIFTERS x COKNEY)
Erratic Impulses is not only the latest EP of the parisian DJ and producer DJ pone, but its also the motto of the newest video from The Grifters. Together with the tattoo and graffiti artist Cokney, equipped with a lot of different paints they found themselves in a train yard somewhere in France. Coloring the trains in many ways and using various techniques, its growing to a incredible artwork. Accompanied by the track Dipodaine from DJ Pone featuring Didaï, The Grifters and Cockney did a masterpiece that you haven’t seen before…
The highly-anticipated second season of Netflix’s ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK goes back behind bars for another sentence with the fearless, funny and unforgettable inmates of Litchfield prison.
The series’ ensemble includes Taylor Schilling, Jason Biggs, Laura Prepon, Kate Mugrew, Danielle Brooks, Uzo Aduba, Natasha Lyonne, Taryn Manning, Laverne Cox, Michael Harney, Samira Wiley, Yael Stone and more. Lorraine Toussaint joins the cast in season two as Yvonne “Vee” Parker.
Season two is exclusively on Netflix in all territories on June 6, 2014.
The true story of an Idaho teen dropout who builds a multimillion-dollar marijuana ring by trafficking drugs through the woods across the Canadian border. But his pursuit of the high life – complete with girls, guns, and vicious rival drug lords – may leave this ex-pizza boy in way over his head.