A look at the early life of Barack Obama. Before he became President of the United States, he was one of the few black students at Columbia University NY in the early 80's. Faced with judgmental and racist opinions all around him, he tries to find his place in the world.
Before he was Barack, he was...
Did You Know?
The name Obama is not said throughout the film. It is only seen early on, written on his briefcase. Also, Barry's full first name Barack is only heard once. See more
Where are you from?
Hawaii. Indonesia. Kenya. Take your pick.
Really? Um... Ni vizuri kukutana na wewe.
Really? What? In front of all these people? I mean, you're very pretty, and I'm flattered, but...
No, that's not what I was trying to say-...
I'm just messing with you. I have no idea what you just said.
New York Movin
Written by Osborne Hunter and Steve Boston
Performed by Ahzz
Courtesy of Phase One Network, Inc. See more