directed by Fury Young
2009, 14 minutes, Super 16mm, Color and B&W
A documentary on Alexander Pridgen, once bodyguard to Muhammad Ali, a number runner for the Harlem mafia, father of several children, a drug dealer and user. Years later his life is confined to a wheelchair and a half-paralyzed body due to a stroke. In this film, Alex reflects and philosophizes on his life and the world around him.
In Loving Memory of Alexander Pridgen