|QUIET STORM: THE RON ARTEST STORY|
|East Coast Premiere|
|Director: Johnny Sweet|
United States, 2018, 116min
Format: Digital (screening) - Red, Alexa and Digital (shooting)
Festival Year: 2019
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|Cast: ||Ron Artest|
|Crew: ||Producers: Johnny Sweet, Colleen Dominguez, Omar Michaud - Screenwriters: Tom Friend |
In the world of professional sports no athlete ever came back from a mental health disorder....until Ron Artest.
Born and raised in NYC, Johnny Sweet graduated from Syracuse University in 2003. He was an Emmy award winning feature producer for ESPN for 10 years, primarily covering the NBA and the NFL. Sweet is a back-to-back winner of the Associated Press Sports Editor award, including in 2016 when he directed his first film, "Vick: A Bleacher Report Documentary," which won the APSE award for journalism.