May 22, 2024
Showtime Documentary / Showtime Basketball
Producer: Sarah Allen, Stephen Espinoza, Mason Gordon, and Michael Collin

Directed by Joslyn Rose Lyons, “Stand” explores the personal and professional struggles of Abdul-Rauf, from being bullied as a child due to his Tourette’s syndrome to becoming a target of hate speech and Islamophobia during his basketball career. The documentary film features exclusive interviews with several basketball and entertainment stars including Stephen Curry, Steve Kerr, Shaquille O’Neal, Jalen Rose, Mahershala Ali and Ice Cube. 

Matthew was called on to score the highly anticipated documentary.