Mighty Jerome

Genre:  Documentary | Running Time:  83 min.
In Theatres:  May 8, 2011

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Cast: Nykeem Provo, Claire Burns, Fidel Dwayne Hodge

Synopsis

The life and struggles of Canadian track and field star Harry Jerome, who in 1960 shattered the world record for the hundred meter dash, before a serious leg injury jeopardized his Olympic hopes. Though it seemed his racing days were over, Jerome decided otherwise and made what his coach called "the greatest comeback in track and field history."

Director: Charles Officer
Studio: National Film Board of Canada
Producer(s): Selwyn Jacob
Screenplay: Charles Officer

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