Soon after incredible actor and activist Sidney Poitier passed, Oprah Winfrey vowed to produce a rousing and good narrative about the actor. Consistent with her words, Oprah has fulfilled her commitment by officially premiering the documentary on September 21.
Regardless of the fact that Poitier’s legacy spoke for himself, he has seldom been celebrated to this greatness with delightful and comprehensive documentary. Sidney Poitier was not only a high class actor and producer, but also an activist at the centre of Hollywood and the Civil Rights Movement in the United States of America.
The documentary by Oprah explores Poitier’s life and glory through sincere interviews with Denzel Washington, Halle Berry, Robert Redford, Lenny Kravitz, Barbra Streisand, Spike Lee and some more. Close by Oprah, the film is also produced by Derik Murray in close cooperation with the Poitier family.
Sidney Poiter’s Documentary is a moving recognition for the legend as a first rate film about his significance as a artist, but as an activist. Fans has expressed their gratitude and applauded the team behind the documentary, saying it well produced.
Many shared on the Internet how they were enlightened with knowledge after watching the nearly 2-hour-long documentary.