Budget Films

Stock Footage

Joe Louis Works Out

Various shots of Joe Louis over the years. He knocks down a sparring partner in an outdoor practice ring as fans watch. A crowd of black fans holds up newspapers and cheers, presumably after a big victory. CUs of the champ sparring and slamming a punching bag. Also, quick shot of dog with a cigarette in its mouth.

IdentifierCLIP-12176
Duration33 sec
GenreDocumentary
Date1940's/1930's/40's
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