Ali Bomaye

About the film

Africans remember Muhammad Ali vs. George Foreman --"Rumble in the Jungle." Many of them were children on Oct. 30, 1974, but today they revisit the fight and realize what was at stake. Their questions will change your perspective on the relationship between Africans and African-Americans.

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All public, community and educational screenings of Ali mbomayé require the purchase of a license through Sokofaly Production.


Meet The Director


Gnimbin A. Ouattara, PhD

Associate Professor of History and International Studies, Brenau University
Independent Documentary Filmmaker

"...The idea for Ali, mbomayé came to me immediately when I learned of Muhammad Ali’s passing. I was deeply saddened by the news and wanted to mourn the champ with everyone. My way of doing that was to answer his call in When We Were Kings that black people should use film to help Africans and African-Americans learn about each other..."
Dr. Gnimbin Ouattara

Click the logo to read the full interview of Dr. Ouattara by The Independent.

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