Sports documentary filmmaker who earned Lifetime Achievement Awards from the Directors Guild of American and National Academy of Television.
He made his directing debut with the 1966 documentary Jesse Owens Returns to Berlin.
He documented many of sport's greatest moments, including the Munich and Sydney Olympics.
His wife Constance Anna Petrash passed away in 1983.
He directed the 1977 TV movie Wilma, which starred Cicely Tyson .