Is This Heaven? (2015)
1h 16min · Documentary, Drama, History · 1 January 2015
Good enough for the Hall of Fame but without a headstone, Pete Hill has been nearly forgotten. Piecing together his story uncovers injustice, struggle, and one of the greatest ballplayers of all time. "Is This Heaven?" is the most complete telling of Pete Hill's life and storied baseball career in the Negro leagues. It's a full length documentary that will shed light on an amazing ballplayer whose talents are largely unknown and the intriguing posthumous story surrounding him. The film investigates the possible disturbance of his grave at Burr Oak Cemetery while watching on as historians look for his final resting place elsewhere. More layers to Pete Hill's story come to the forefront as further research uncovers errors on his National Baseball Hall of Fame plaque and the process of correcting it begins.