About the film
olympic games nazi biography sports historical figure racism track and field
Release Date: February 19, 2016
|Slogan||:||«The incredible true story of gold medal champion Jesse Owens»|
|Production Companies||:||Trinity Race, Forecast Pictures, Solofilms, JoBro Productions|
|Producers||:||Stephen Hopkins, Suzanne Crowley, Stephanie Gorin, Andrea Kenyon, Karsten Brünig, Jean-Charles Levy, Nicolas Manuel, Randi Wells, Louis-Philippe Rochon, Luc Dayan, Kate Garwood, Dominique Séguin|
|Writers||:||Anna Waterhouse, Joe Shrapnel|
Based on the story of Jesse Owens, the athlete whose quest to become the greatest track and field athlete in history thrusts him onto the world stage of the 1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf Hitler's vision of Aryan supremacy.