Sweetwater (2023)

Director: Martin Guigui

Writer(s): Martin Guigui

Starring: Cary Elwes, Eric Roberts, Kevin Pollak, Richard Dreyfuss, Jeremy Piven, Mike Starr, Robert Ri’chard, Jim Meskimen, Chance McCoy, Jason Sklar, Paul Hipp, Gary Clark Jr., Eric Etebari, Wayne Federman, James Quattrochi, Ernest Harden Jr., Thiago Oliveira, Paul Riley Fox, Ashani Roberts, Zachary Cowan, Everett Osborne, Billy Malone, Dahlia Waingort Guigui, Liam Risinger, Ian Fisher, Christine Heneise, Ca’Ron Jaden Coleman, Nick Stellate, Harry Zinn, Jeff Jocoy, Brian J. Singer, Dave Cobert, Frank Buckley, Joshua King Brooks, Jason Pfister, Tim Kavanagh, Cullen Edward Donovan, Noah Guigui, Isabelle Barrymore, Paul Burroughs, Alessandro Palladino, Craig Robert Bruss, Mark Tietsort, Mark Bonfigli, Jude Thomas, Michael Westphal, Tom Del Beccaro, Herbert ‘Flight Time’ Lang, Todd Ant, Steven Morse, Delijah McAlpin, Emmaline, J.J. Miller, Ronald McAdams, James Cesa, Marty Herzog, Brien Dougherty, Trevor Ossian Cameron, Zion Moorman, Bob Okun, Kevin Daley, Bobby Portis Jr., Clifton Nathaniel, Joel Post, Nikki Nevarez, John T. Hillman

Synopsis: In the fall of 1950, Nat “Sweetwater” Clifton forever changed the game of basketball when he entered the NBA. The story of the first African American to land a contract to play in the NBA.

Release Date: April 14, 2023 (USA) | Length: Unknown | Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Sports | MPAA Rating: Unknown | Note: Original announcement. I wasn’t able to identify J.J. Miller. I couldn’t find anyone named Clifton Nathaniel. When I typed that in the search I only got links to “Nathaniel Clifton”, who the film is about.