Hank Aaron: Chasing the Dream

Sports, Documentary
Documentary commemorating the 20th anniversary of baseball legend Hank Aaron's record-breaking 715th home run. Explores the obstacles Aaron faced as one of the first African-American players in the major leagues, using ...more
Director: Michael Tollin
Writers: Michael Tollin
Awards: 1 Oscar nomination. Another 1 nomination | full awards »

Cast

... Hank Aaron--Age 17 to 20

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... Hank Aaron--Age 13

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... Corneil Jiles

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... Herbert Aaron Sr

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... Estella Aaron

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... Calvin Wardlaw

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... Jacksonville Team Owner

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... College Student

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... Cliff

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... Scout

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... Waitress

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... M C

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Synopsis

Documentary commemorating the 20th anniversary of baseball legend Hank Aaron's record-breaking 715th home run. Explores the obstacles Aaron faced as one of the first African-American players in the major leagues, using re-enactments of his early life, archival footage and interviews with baseball greats.

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