Poster of Black Power Salute

Black Power Salute

Plot: A film about one of the most iconic images of the 20th century, the moment when the radical spirit of the 1960s upstaged the greatest sporting event in the world. Two men made a courageous gesture that reverberated around the world, and changed their lives forever
Release Date: Wednesday, July 9 2008
15 years ago
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Cast

Portrait of Colin SalmonColin Salmon
Colin Salmon was
45 in Black Power Salute
as 'Narrator (voice)'.
Thu, Dec 06 1962
Portrait of Edwin MosesEdwin Moses
Edwin Moses was
52 in Black Power Salute
as 'Self - 400m Hurdles; Olympic Gold 1976, 1984'.
Wed, Aug 31 1955
Portrait of Kwame Kwei-ArmahKwame Kwei-Armah
Kwame Kwei-Armah was
41 in Black Power Salute
as 'Self'.
Fri, Mar 24 1967
Portrait of Delroy LindoDelroy Lindo
Delroy Lindo was
55 in Black Power Salute
as 'Self'.
Tue, Nov 18 1952
Portrait of Steven MillnerSteven Millner
Steven Millner was
>> in Black Power Salute
as 'Self - Professor, San Jose State University'.
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Portrait of Harry EdwardsHarry Edwards
Harry Edwards was
65 in Black Power Salute
as 'Self - Professor Emeritus, UC Berkeley'.
Sun, Nov 22 1942
Portrait of Lee EvansLee Evans
Lee Evans was
61 in Black Power Salute
as 'Self - 400m, 4 × 400m Relay; Olympic Gold 1968'.
Tue, Feb 25 1947 –
Wed, May 19 2021
Portrait of Tommie SmithTommie Smith
Tommie Smith was
64 in Black Power Salute
as 'Self - 200m; Olympic Gold 1968'.
Tue, Jun 06 1944
Portrait of Art SimburgArt Simburg
Art Simburg was
>> in Black Power Salute
as 'Self - Former San Jose State student'.
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Portrait of Lynda HueyLynda Huey
Lynda Huey was
>> in Black Power Salute
as 'Self - Former San Jose State sprinter and student'.
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Portrait of Malcolm XMalcolm X
Malcolm X would have been no older than
39 in Black Power Salute
as 'Self (archive footage)'.
Tue, May 19 1925 –
Sun, Feb 21 1965
Portrait of Muhammad AliMuhammad Ali
Muhammad Ali was
66 in Black Power Salute
as 'Self (archive footage)'.
Sat, Jan 17 1942 –
Fri, Jun 03 2016
Portrait of Avery BrundageAvery Brundage
Avery Brundage would have been no older than
87 in Black Power Salute
as 'Self (archive footage)'.
Tue, Sep 27 1887 –
Thu, May 08 1975
Portrait of Dave ZirinDave Zirin
Dave Zirin was
>> in Black Power Salute
as 'Sports journalist and commentator'.
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Portrait of Douglas HartmannDouglas Hartmann
Douglas Hartmann was
>> in Black Power Salute
as 'Self - Associate Professor, University of Minnesota'.
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Portrait of Ken NoelKen Noel
Ken Noel was
>> in Black Power Salute
as 'Self - Chief Organizer, Olympic Project for Human Rights'.
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Portrait of Ralph BostonRalph Boston
Ralph Boston was
69 in Black Power Salute
as 'Self - Long Jump; Olympic Gold 1960, Silver 1964, Bronze 1968'.
Tue, May 09 1939
Portrait of Bob BeamonBob Beamon
Bob Beamon was
61 in Black Power Salute
as 'Self - Long Jump; Olympic Gold 1968'.
Thu, Aug 29 1946
Portrait of Stokely CarmichaelStokely Carmichael
Stokely Carmichael would have been no older than
57 in Black Power Salute
as 'Self (archive footage)'.
Sun, Jun 29 1941 –
Sun, Nov 15 1998
Portrait of H. Rap BrownH. Rap Brown
H. Rap Brown was
64 in Black Power Salute
as 'Self (archive footage)'.
Mon, Oct 04 1943
Portrait of Ben CarringtonBen Carrington
Ben Carrington was
>> in Black Power Salute
as 'Self - Assistant Professor, University of Texas at Austin'.
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Portrait of Paul HoffmanPaul Hoffman
Paul Hoffman was
62 in Black Power Salute
as 'Self - US Olympic Rowing Team 1968; Olympic Silver 1972'.
Sun, Apr 21 1946
Portrait of John CarlosJohn Carlos
John Carlos was
63 in Black Power Salute
as 'Self (archive footage)'.
Tue, Jun 05 1945
Portrait of Peter NormanPeter Norman
Peter Norman would have been no older than
64 in Black Power Salute
as 'Self (archive footage)'.
Mon, Jun 15 1942 –
Tue, Oct 03 2006
Portrait of Gary YoungeGary Younge
Gary Younge was
39 in Black Power Salute
as 'Self - Guardian Columnist'.
Wed, Jan 01 1969
Portrait of Jesse OwensJesse Owens
Jesse Owens would have been no older than
66 in Black Power Salute
as 'Self (archive footage)'.
Fri, Sep 12 1913 –
Mon, Mar 31 1980

Crew

Portrait of Geoff SmallGeoff Small
Director
Geoff Small was
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Portrait of Ian WattsIan Watts
Director of Photography
Ian Watts was
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Portrait of Natasha Dack OjumuNatasha Dack Ojumu
Producer
Natasha Dack Ojumu was
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Portrait of John BattsekJohn Battsek
Executive Producer
John Battsek was
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Portrait of Richard KleinRichard Klein
Executive Producer
Richard Klein was
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Portrait of Adam RichardsonAdam Richardson
Editor
Adam Richardson was
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Portrait of Richard CradickRichard Cradick
Online Editor
Richard Cradick was
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Portrait of Kath PollardKath Pollard
Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Kath Pollard was
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Portrait of Dan ColesDan Coles
Colorist
Dan Coles was
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