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Salute

[cert PG, 88 mins]

The black power salute at the 1968 Mexico Olympics was an iconic moment in the US civil rights movement. What part did the white Australian who ran second play and what price did these athletes pay for standing up for their beliefs?

Still from the film Salute

Director: Matt Norman

Starring: Christopher Kirby, Peter Norman, Tommie Smith, John Carlos

Level: AS, A2, GCSE, KS3, KS4

Subjects: Citizenship, English, Film Studies, History

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