The Black Line Movie | When reality is bigger than the Myth
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FROM THE EMMY-NOMINATED PRODUCER OF THE GERMAN DOCTOR, AN OFFICIAL SUBMISSION
FOR THE OSCARS AND GOLDEN GLOBES AND THE EXECUTIVE PRODUCTION TEAM BEHIND THE AWARD-WINNING BETTER MUS COME, FEATURING A CAST OF THE CARIBBEAN’S MOST CELEBRATED OLYMPIC SWIMMERS, THE US OLYMPIC COACH AND NBC’S OFFICIAL COMMENTATOR FOR OLYMPIC SWIMMING…

WE ARE PLEASED TO PRESENT…

THE BLACK LINE

The Story

Follow us on a journey from the west african pearl divers of the 1700s through the 1800s US Jim Crow era and the stratification of US swimming, to the indigenous athletic tradition of the caribbean swimmers to the epidemic drowning levels in African-American communities and finishing with the mythical story of the championship run of Cullen Jones, three women named Simone, Lea and Natalie and a Young boy named Reece and everything in between.

ONE LOVE.

THE BLACK LINE

SPECIAL THANKS AND APPRECIATION

Miami Country Day School
Coach Gary Butts
SwimMac
Coach David Marsh
International Swimming Hall Of Fame
Bruce Wigo
Rowdy Gaines
William Penn Charter School
Coach Crystal Coleman
Coach Christopher Anderson Jr.
Sharon Sexton
Jackie Ransom
Esther Murcian
Eli Abitbol
Maximo Bratter
Armando Abitbol
Jim Ellis
Salvation Army Kroc Center
5th St. Gym
Coach Donato de Martiis
Coach Dino Spencer