Aalmuhammed v. Lee

202 F.3d 1227 (9th Cir. 1999)

Photograph of Malcolm X.

Jefri Aalmuhammed's was hired to ensure the accuracy of scenes depicting Malcolm X's trip to Mecca in 1964. He coached Denzel Washington on the intricacies of the hajj, which is a series of rituals in-and-around Mecca that must be performed at least once in a lifetime by every able-bodied Muslim. More information about the life and work of Malcolm X is available.