Videos about the history of the Black Fives Era of basketball, and about the Black Fives Foundation.

(If you want to dive deep into our video vault, check out these early Black Fives brand clips, some of which are banned from YouTube.)


HISTORY AND EXHIBITION

The Black Fives Exhibition: Short Film Intro from The Black Fives Foundation on Vimeo.

“The Black Fives” is a short film by award winning director Marco Williams, produced by the New York Historical Society to introduce the first-ever comprehensive museum exhibition on the Black Fives Era of basketball (1904–1950). The production is narrated by Claude Johnson, founder and executive director of the Black Fives Foundation, who is also the museum’s guest curator for the exhibition.


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