Watch: Boxing Icon Documentary 'I Am Ali' Trailer Steps into the Ring
We've seen the life of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali given the feature film treatment with Will Smith as the iconic athlete, but now we get a much better look at the man behind the gloves and outside of the ring in a new documentary. The producers of the Academy Award-winning documentary Searching for Sugarman are back with I Am Ali, which paints an intimate and heart-warming look at the man behind the legend. Complete with interviews from his closest family and friends and plenty of notable boxers, this isn't just a chronicle of Ali as a fighter, but also a portait of him as a husband, brother and father. Watch the trailer!
Here's the first trailer for Clare Lewins' I Am Ali from Focus World:
I Am Ali marks the feature directorial debut of Clare Lewins, and the documentary paints an intimate and heart-warming look at the man behind the legend that was Muhammad Ali. The profile unfolds with exclusive, unprecedented access to Ali’s personal archive of ‘audio journals’ combined with touching interviews and testimonials from his inner circle of family and friends, including his daughters, son, ex-wife and brother, plus legends of the boxing community including Mike Tyson, George Foreman and Gene Kilroy. Focus World releases the documentary on VOD and in limited theaters this fall on October 10th.