Leon Gast


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Leon Gast is a director and producer, known for When We Were Kings (1996), Smash His Camera (2010) and The Trials of Muhammad Ali (2013). See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 12 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

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(1996)
Smash His Camera Director
(2010)
Independent Lens Producer
(2014)

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 2015 Sporting Dreams (Documentary)
 2014/I Manny (Documentary)
 2010 Smash His Camera (Documentary)
 2004 Jumpshot (Video documentary)
 2003 1 Love
 1996 When We Were Kings (Documentary)
 1989 Celia Cruz: Guantanamera (Video documentary)
 1983 Hells Angels Forever (Documentary)
 1977 The Grateful Dead (Documentary)
 1976 Salsa (Documentary)
 1974 B.B. King: Live in Africa (Documentary)
 1972 Our Latin Thing (Documentary)
Show Show Producer (9 credits)
Show Show Editor (4 credits)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (2 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Cinematographer (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
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Show Show Self (9 credits)

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I believe, in the truest sense of the word, that Muhammad Ali is a hero. His presence explodes off the screen. He is a hero in comparison with the so-called icons of today. All athletes today are looking for is a good endorsement deal. There are so few real heroes. Is there anyone that you can really look up to?

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