Culver City, CA: Champion Production Company / Columbia Pictures, circa 1970. Vintage double weight photograph of famed Blaxploitation actor Jim Brown and noted British director Robert Hartford-Davis conferring on the set of the 1972 film. With a bold production company stamp on the verso, crediting Brown, Hartford-Davis, and producers John Heyman and Norman Priggen.
British director Robert Hartford-Davis originally conceived of the story for the film based on the black power movement in contemporary Britain and hired Robert Shearer to write the screenplay. First American feature-length film for Hartford-Davis and the film debuts of American baseball star Vida Blue and NFL football player Gene Washington.
Set in and shot on location in Los Angeles.
8 x 10 inches. Near Fine condition.