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Watch now! Sept. 14 | 'Muhammad Ali' Sneak Preview

Michael Gaffney
Muhammad Ali, 1978

Watch Mitch Wertlieb's discussion with filmmaker Sarah Burns and author Jonathan Eig.

Join us for special sneak preview of the latest film from Ken Burns, Sarah Burns and David McMahon, Muhammad Ali.

Join us for this virtual event on Tuesday, September 14 at 7 p.m. This film brings to life one of the most indelible figures of the 20th century, a three-time heavyweight boxing champion who captivated millions of fans across the world with his mesmerizing combination of speed, grace, and power in the ring, and charm and playful boasting outside of it. Ali insisted on being himself unconditionally and became a global icon and inspiration to people everywhere.

Following the preview, VPR Morning Edition host Mitch Wertlieb will chat with filmmaker Sarah Burns and Jonathan Eig, author of Ali: A Life, who is featured in the film. We will also take your questions about the iconic heavyweight boxing champion who became an inspiration to people everywhere.


'Muhammad Ali' begins airing every night Sunday, Sept. 19th through Tuesday, Sept. 22 at 8PM on Vermont PBS.