The most interesting story is often the prequel. Most basketball fans learn about players in college and then follow them to the NBA, believing that's the beginning of their professional journey.

But it's not.

In At All Costs, a new documentary film set in the world of AAU basketball, filmmaker Mike Nicoll explores the professionalism of youth basketball in America. This movie will change the way casual fans view their NBA heroes -- most of whom, as blue chip prospects, were forced to grow up far too soon.

The film is scheduled to be released in 2014. Here is the trailer:

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