48 Hours with Muhammad Ali”

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OFFICIAL SELECTION at

 LA Shorts International Film Festival 2020

American Documentary and Animation Film Festival 2020

Monmouth Film Festival 2019

Sheffield Doc Fest 2019

“In an intimate, stream of consciousness, Peter reveals in words and extraordinary photographs, what happened during his unique 48 hours with Muhammad Ali at his private retreat, deep in the Pennsylvanian countryside”
–Steve Taylor-Bryant, IMDB Blog post review

An Ad Hoc Film by Director Daniel Glynn


Book Published by Reel Art Press 

Muhammad Ali: Fighters Heaven 1974 

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“What Peter did with his camera at Deer Lake in August of 1974 lets us experience Muhammad Ali’s private world in a way not seen before. It’s clear from the access Peter had that Ali was interested in history and saw value in the creation of a record of his activities at the crucial moment in his life.”- D A Pennebaker

Photo: David McKeown/ Staff Photographer. Peter Angelo Simon (left) discusses his book Muhammad Ali Fighter’s Heaven 1974 with the camp’s current owner Mike Madden in Ali’s restored gymnasium at a June 1st memorial event, honoring the second anniversary of Ali’s passing. 

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Muhammad Ali 
January 17, 1942- June 3, 2016