Canberra, Australia. Not exceptionally viewed as a hotbed for potential NBA talent, and yet it’s where all things began for one extraordinary player and his unique journey into the world’s best basketball league.
Everyone has a dream, and the ability to make that dream a reality with hard work, dedication, and an unstoppable spirit. That dream for Patty Mills, was to not only make it, but to be a player in the NBA. For My People provides an in-depth and personal look into the professional and private life of the league’s first indigenous Australian player and his journey to the league.
White, blonde, and blue eyed he is not; and it was the experiences and challenges that Mills went up against that make his story bigger than basketball. A story of perseverance, dedication, hope, and having the support of not only your community behind you, but that of your people.