The Journey of the African-American Athlete

The Journey of the African-American Athlete (1996)

"A fight for glory. A legacy of achievement."
Not Yet Rated 1 hr 59 minFeb 12th, 1996Documentary, TV Movie, History

Documentary feature exploring the rise of African-Americans to positions of greatness in American sports. Stories are told of boxers, tennis players, runners, and basketball players, athletes who either suffered the indignities of racism, helped break down its walls, or enjoyed the opportunities afforded by past struggles.

Starring
Hank Aaronas Self
Muhammad Alias Self (archive footage)