Jack Johnson (film)

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Jack Johnson
Directed by Jimmy Jacobs
Produced by Bill Cayton
Written by Alan Bodian
Narrated by Brock Peters
Kevin Kennedy
Music by Miles Davis
Cinematography Lawrence Garinger
Edited by John Dandre
Release date(s)
  • 1970 (1970)
Running time 90 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Jack Johnson is a 1970 documentary film directed by Jimmy Jacobs about the American boxer Jack Johnson (1878–1946). It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature.[1][2]


  1. ^ "The 43rd Academy Awards (1971) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 2011-09-11. 
  2. ^ "NY Times: Jack Johnson". NY Times. Retrieved 2008-11-12. 

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