The Kit

Director's Statement

Stills from the Film

Cast Biography

Crew Biography

Film Credits

Zero Sum (epilogue)

Zero Sum (epilogue REVERSED)

Sponsors

 

 

 

 

 

 

Debate Team Documentary
Film Credits

 

Edited, Produced, and Directed by
B. Douglas Robbins

Producer and Director of Photography
Joseph W. Walling

Original Music by
Ian M. Gray
Josh Seidenfeld

Additional Music by
John Kusiak
Philip Glass
Moby

Associate Producers
Erin I. Robbins
Heather Boshears
Louisa Hufstader

FEATURING

Greg Achten
Nader Alsheikh
David Arnett
Stefan Bauschard
Kristina Bell
Paul Bellinger Jr.
Joe Bellon
Nupi Bhushan
Nick Bormann
Phil Bouska
John Bretthauer
Jon Bruschke
Jeff Buntin
Josh (Justin) Carrer
Joseph Carver
Eric Chalfant
Robert S. Chaudoin
Ishita Chordia
Kathryn Clark
Josh Coffman
Avery Dale
Michael Davis
Ben Dodds
James Durkee
Erica A. Eaton
Michael Eber
Jonah Feldman
Morgan Fine
Amanda Freel
Cyrus Ghavi
Nathan Gorelick
Mike Greenstein
Sherry Hall
Aaron Hardy
Thomas Hardy
Christine Hardy
Michael Hester
Justin Hingtgen
Julie Hoehn
Sarah Holbrook
Jan Hovden
Anthony Jardina
Walid Kandeel
Ivo Keller
Matt Kennedy
Michael Klinger
Joe Koehle
Priya Krishna
Peter Lawson
Ed Lee
Joel Lemuel
Anna Litman
Andy Liu
Brendan Liverman
Paul E. Mabrey III
Luis Magallon
Calum Matheson
Jonathan McCartney
Ben Meiches
Mike Meredith
Michael Miller
Morgan Miller
Jordan Mills
Brenda Montes
Alexander More
Nima Nasirharandi
Stacey Nathan
Litta Naukushu
Sunil Pai
Victoria S. Palomo
Dallas Perkins
David Peterson
Sue Peterson
Steve Pointer
Jacob Polin
Chris Pozzi
Justin Racette
Gaurav Reddy
Jaipaul Rekhi
William Repko
Daniel Richards
Michael Richardson
Ross Richendrfer
Caress Russell
Jason Russell
Matt Schissler
Beth Schueler
David Sepetka
William Shanahan
Reid Shannon
Eric Short
Libby Simas
Eric Slusher
Brian Smith
Gordon Stables
Greta Stahl
David Strauss
Eric Suni
Elliot S. Tarloff
James Thomas
Corey Turoff
Shaun VanHorn
Matt Vega
Amber Watkins
Kristina Whalen
Shawn Whalen
Craig Wickersham
Ravenna Wilson

and
Erin I. Robbins as the Big Board Girl

 

“Intersection”
Composed by John Kusiak
Performed by John Kusiak and the KM Players
Copyright © 2001 John Kusiak & First Person LLC
Used with permission

“12 Dancing Men”
composed and performed by John Kusiak
Copyright © 2001 John Kusiak & First Person LLC
Used with permission

“67 Cities,” “Dominoes,” “Norman Morrison,” and “Invitation”  by Philip Glass
Copyright © 2003 Dunvagen Music Publishers Inc.
Used with Permission

“Dashed Ambitions” composed and performed by Moby
Copyright © 2007 Moby.
Used with permission

“The 1969 Debate,” “You Can’t Outcrazy Ophelia,” and “Victory and Defeat,” composed and performed by Josh Seidenfeld
Copyright © 2007 Josh Seidenfeld.
Used with permission

“Zero Sum (Society Mix),” “Zero Sum (Turning Point Mix),” “Zero Sum (Walkover Mix),” “Zero Sum (Epilogue Mix),” “Zero Sum (Epilogue Mix REVERSED),” “Smelly Kid,” “The Future (Miller Mix),” “The Future (WGLF Mix),” “The Future (Final Round Mix),” and “Glock 3,”
composed and performed by Ian M. Gray,
produced by B. Douglas Robbins
Copyright © 2008 by Ian M. Gray.
Used with permission

“Bells Introduction,” “Harvard on the March,” “Trickster,” “JT in Outrounds,” and “Hardy in Outrounds”
arranged and performed by B. Douglas Robbins
Copyright © 2007 by B. Douglas Robbins.  All rights reserved.

SHAKE MASTER
Joe W. Walling

DIRECTOR OF MARKETING DESIGN
Patrick McKowen

CALIFORNIA ALUMNI ADVISORS
Darek Defreece
Jonathan Hersey

POST-PRODUTION SOUND
Berkeley Sound Artists
James LeBrecht
Patti Tauscher
Alex Wilmer

VIDEO TRANSFER
Rough House Editorial

LEGAL COUNSEL
Courtesy of the Stanford Law School’s Fair Use Project
Anthony Falzone, Esq.
Julie Ahrens, Esq.
Brandy Karl, Esq.

WEBMASTERS
Damon Tribble
M. Tucker Bradford

3D PARTY MEDIA COURTESY OF

20th Century Fox Film Corp.
ABC-CLIO Inc.
Adbusters Media Foundation
Atlantic Records
Homer H. Boelter
Hieronymus Bosch
California Department of Health Services
Camelot Co. Ltd./Nintendo
The Catholic Church
CSTV Networks, Inc.
Bill English
President and Fellows of Harvard College
Houston Chronicle
Houstonian Year Book
Houston Post
Estate of Vince Lombardi
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
Michael Miller
NASA
The National Debate Tournament
Hans van den Nieuwendijk (Pond 5)
Roc-A-Fella Records and The Island Def Jam Music Group
U.S. Department of Defense
Benjamin West
Unknown Aztec Artist

THE PATRONS OF THE ARTS
Alice Gray
Harvard Robbins
Sean Lever
Belinda Campos
Timothy F. O’Leary
Frank and Mae Yuen
Lewis Reagan
Jane Teel
Elana Hulsey
Old Republic Title
Anjali Vats

GRATEFUL ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS TO
California Alumni Association
The Cross Examination Debate Association
Doculink
The Documentary Filmmakers’ Statement of
Best Practices in Fair Use (from American Univ.)
D-Word
IKEA
Indie Go Go
The L.A. Final Cut Pro User’s Group (LAFCPUG)
One Post Street
Joel Perwin for archive debate materials
Pond 5
Town Hall Theatre Co. of Lafayette
David Seikel for archive debate materials
Spartan Debate Institute at Michigan State University

OUR CRITICS
Debra Allison
Ethan Allison
M. Tucker Bradford
Rebecca Cate
Martin Cate
Christine Karscig
Greg Land
Jay McGowan
JP McGowan
Linda McGowan
Tim Norberg
Jamie Viviano
Susanna Youree
Hal Zawacki