Benji Wilson's ongoing journey


If we are honest with ourselves, we know that they never really begin where we think they begin and they hardly ever end when we think it's the end.

The journey to get the story of Ben Wilson's life told on (and through) film started long before directors Coodie Simmons and Chike Ozah were given the green light to start telling one of the most compelling stories in the history of Chicago -- and one of the most traumatic, misunderstood and unforgiving stories in sports.

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