Once we were kings directed by Leon Gast is a documented on the famous " rumble in the jungle" heavy weight championship among George Forman and Muhammad Ali. The fight occurred October 40, 1974 in Zaire, The african continent.
Rumble inside the Jungle was the title meet between world Heavyweight champ George Foreman and his challenger the former winner Muhammad Ali. The fight took place in Zaire; in which it was marketed by Put on King, This was one among Don King's first big promotions as he got both Ali and Forman to sign separate contracts that could give them $5 million in the event they win and as well because get some big names to perform in Zaire including James Brown and M. B. King.
The main designs and suggestions of once we were kings are id, culture and self esteem, these types of themes a represented through various aesthetic techniques such as camera work and music.
Throughout the film the concept of the identity and culture will be expressed through camera operate, showing a comparison of life-style between Africans and African-Americans, the life type of rich and poor. Ali once identifies that there is dignity and independence is lower income as in America they are ruined. Muhammad Ali was revered in Zaire, as he was your great African American boxer who have stood facing the American Government. The people of Zaire liked that he refused to go to war. Forman was less well-liked than Ali in Zaire but was the crowed favorite everywhere else. No one thought that Ali can easily win; Reporters say that in Foreman's dress up room handlers actually prayed he wouldn't kill Ali. Because of these criticisms and his courage Ali, had become a hero. There is a impression of paradox in the whole concept of Ali protecting the good study course and not preventing for himself, as the President in Zaire Mobutu Sese Seko was a master.
Muhammad Ali has large self-esteem he is handsome, funny, powerful and a good guy. Ali is full of confidence and charisma producing him an extremely likable person. George Honcho, chief, gaffer boss had very high self-esteem too; you could...
Bibliography: My own notes(Kevin Nam, Sydney, Australia)P. Nesbitt (carlingford Excessive School)