Black Athletes (1979)

Genres - History, Sports & Recreation  |   Sub-Genres - Biography, Social History  |   Run Time - 58 min.  |   Countries - United States  |   MPAA Rating - NR
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Synopsis by Perry Seibert

The documentary Black Athletes showcases the lives and careers of some of the most celebrated African-American athletes of the twentieth century, showcasing how their achievements on the field of play affected the rest of society. Among the legends profiled are Muhammad Ali, Jackie Robinson, and tennis icon Arthur Ashe.



achievement, Black [race], sports, athlete