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This profile film follows Bim Ditson and Rigsketball, a bracket style basketball tournament featuring 32 Portland bands played on a regulation height hoop attached to the back of Bim's band's tour van. Through sweat, skinned knees, and a DIY ethos, Bim's dedication to building a living, breathing music community is unrivaled.

To view the entire story, please visit: julietzulu.us/journal/2014/7/rigsketball

This profile is the fourth in a series of not-for-profit films that highlight Portland community members who embody the JZ motto, Stay Brave, in their actions, ethics and practices. To view the previous profiles, please visit:

1. vimeo.com/channels/staffpicks/86136784
2. vimeo.com/channels/staffpicks/95199737
3. vimeo.com/julietzulu/arisbike
4. vimeo.com/julietzulu/oregonparanormal

MUSIC (IN ORDER OF APPEARANCE):
Tigerface - Control facebook.com/tigerfaceband
Clutch Tre - Rigsketball (feat. Heady D N Da Boyz)
Rio Grands - Liz facebook.com/riogrands
Wooden Indian Burial Ground - Sparklerella facebook.com/woodenindian.burialground
Hustle and Drone - I Just Need Some Money facebook.com/hustleanddrone

SPECIAL THANKS TO:
PDX POP NOW! pdxpopnow.com/
Red Bull
GoPro
Koerner Camera Systems koernercamera.com/
Party Damage Records partydamagerecords.com/
Eleven Magazine elevenpdx.com/
CD Baby
Curly Cassettes facebook.com/pages/Curly-Cassettes
Killing Sasquatch killingsasquatch.com/
Bim Ditson
Michael Elliott
Rigsketball facebook.com/Rigsketball

ALSO THANKS TO ALL THE 2014 RIGSKETBALL BANDS:
Peter Rainbeau
Coma Serfs
Wooden Indian Burial Ground
PDX Music Writers
Magic Fades
Mannequinhead
Who's the Ross?
Sama Dams
And And And
Radion
Animal Eyes
The Hague
Foxy Lemon
Novosti
Psychomagic
The We Shared Milk
Trick Sensei
Nature Thief
Tigerface
The Flew
Us Lights
Lubec
Minden/Orquestra Pacifico Tropical
Hustle & Drone
THANKS
A Happy Death
XRAY.fm
The Solars
Old Age (Surf Tacos)
Sorta Ultra
The Morals
Con Bro Chill
MISTER TANG

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