The Palestra, home of the University of Pennsylvania Quakers and Philadelphia Big 5 Basketball. Opened in 1927, it has hosted more games, visiting teams, and more NCAA tournaments than any other college basketball facility in the country.
This piece was made for a film class at The University of Pennsylvania. The requirements for the piece were to capture the essence of a place in Philadelphia in under 2 minutes using minimal effects and only a piece of music as the sound track.
Music by Escala: Requiem for a Tower
Directed, Filmed, and Edited by: Claire Stuhlmann