37th Annual VIRGINIA FILM FESTIVAL Oct 30-Nov 3, 2024

37th Annual VIRGINIA FILM FESTIVAL October 30-November 3, 2024

Interception: Jayne Kennedy • American Sportscaster


Jayne Kennedy Overton doc

When a bronze-skin bombshell rocks the world of Sunday Morning Football, millions tune in… but few know the tumultuous story of Jayne Kennedy, the first Black woman to boldly run interception on the racial lines of American sportscasting.

This short film is part of the Heroes You Should Know shorts package.


12:00 AM


Film Info

Director: Safiya Songhai

Runtime: 15 min.

Year: 2023

Country: USA

Language: English