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Title Olympic pride, American prejudice [electronic resource].

Publication Info. [United States]: GRAVITAS VENTURES , 2016.
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Description 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 82 min.)) : sd., col.
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Credits Directed by Deborah Riley Draper.
Cast Narrator, Blair Underwood.
Summary In 1936, 18 African American athletes, dubbed the "black auxillary" by Hitler, participated in the Berlin Olympic Games, defying Nazi Aryan Supremacy and Jim Crow Racism, history forgot all except one. This is the story of the other 17.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Olympics -- History.
African American athletes -- Biography.
Olympics -- Social aspects.
Racism in sports -- History.
Discrimination in sports -- History.
Added Author Draper, Deborah Riley, film director, screenwriter, film producer.
Underwood, Blair, narrator, film producer.
Tiemann, Amy, film producer.
Hall, Jonathan (Cinematographer) cinematographer.
Christie, Sandra (Sandra Marie), film editor.
Akesson, Pascal, film editor.
Rogers, Cheryl (Composer) composer.
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Music No. MWT11797311

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