Soul on Ice: Past, Present & Future

Soul on Ice Past Present Future

Soul On Ice: Past,. Present & Future is a feature length documentary about the history and contribution of black athletes in hockey.

Taking over two years to complete, Soul on Ice: Past Present & Future looks at past, present and future black hockey players in all levels of hockey from the minor leagues to the majors. With their numbers on the rise, the film focuses on how the history of black athletes in hockey has influenced and encouraged more youth and their families to put their children into programs, regardless of race.

The film introduces us to Brampton’s Jaden Lindo, a young black athlete looking to get drafted in the 2014 NHL Draft. The audience follows Jaden and his parents through the season, seeing the stress and pressure he has to go through to achieve his goal.

Soul on Ice: Past Present & Future includes appearances from hockey legend Don Cherry as well as influential players such as Grant Fuhr who was the first black athlete to win a Stanley Cup and get inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame as well as Wayne Simmonds, Devonte Smith-Pelly, and Trevor Daley to name a few.  These men talk about their experience of hardship and accomplishments that currently exist for black athletes in hockey today.

Soul on Ice: Past Present & Future is now streaming on Amazon Prime for free.

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