A docuseries about the origin story of college women’s basketball.
Brenda VanLengen – Executive Producer
Veteran women’s basketball broadcaster, Brenda VanLengen, is leading the “IF NOT FOR THEM” documentary project with advisement from a diverse team of women’s basketball enthusiasts. VanLengen has announced over 1,200 women’s basketball games on ESPN, Fox Sports and other networks throughout her 26-year broadcasting career and has gained the respect and trust of generations of coaches and athletes. She coached basketball at the high school and college levels after twice earning Academic All-American honors playing basketball at the University of Nebraska-Kearney, all of which would not have been possible IF NOT FOR THEM.
Do Good Productions
The series will be produced under the guidance and fiscal sponsorship of the nonprofit corporation, Do Good Productions. Do Good Productions is operated by a group of volunteers including Academy Award winning producer, Kevin Willmott. The mission of Do Good Productions is to produce and disseminate films that raise the public’s awareness with respect to important issues facing both local and regional communities as well as our nation.
Filming and production work will be done by Real Media whose expertise is in compelling storytelling with purpose. Their incredible facilities in Overland Park, Kansas, will be the headquarters for production. If Not For Them will be produced using Red Monstro 8K cameras and all the latest tools and techniques that will allow the project to be approved by top potential broadcast partners including Netflix, Amazon Prime, ESPN and more.