Raising Ali

Thursday, June 13, 07:00 pm on Vermont PBS

Duration: 0:28:32

Description: On May 25, 1965 Lewiston, Maine hosted one of the most controversial and famous sporting events of all time - Ali vs Liston II. This documentary focuses on the events surrounding the May 25th, 1965 match, and explores aspects of personal memories, civic and cultural identity, and the inevitable changes that come with time. "Raising Ali" is told through the use of archival material, and through the words of current and former residents of Lewiston, community leaders past and present, and participants in the event.


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06/16/19, 2:00 pm Vermont PBS
06/17/19, 9:00 pm Vermont PBS Plus
06/22/19, 9:30 pm Vermont PBS Plus
07/13/19, 9:30 pm Vermont PBS Plus
07/23/19, 9:30 pm Vermont PBS Plus

Broadcast In: English