September 17, 2012 3:56 pm
The event will take place at Harold Washington Library from 10am - 11am. Exclusive clips will be premiered by director/producer Bill Siegel (The Weather Underground) and producer Rachel Pikelny (A Good Man), who will be in discussion with Laura Washington of the Chicago Sun-Times.
The Trials of Muhammad Ali covers Ali's toughest bout, his battle to overturn the five-year prison sentence he received for refusing US military service during the Vietnam War due to his Muslim beliefs. The film is currently being edited by Aaron Wickenden (co-editor of The Interrupters) with a goal of being finished for early 2013.