101 Years Ago

Rube Foster Signed the Charter Establishing the Negro National League

This story of is bigger than baseball. Celebrate these civil rights trailblazers, learn from their strength and resilience and create space for conversation and a better community.

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The film is narrated by Cicely Tyson and features never-before-seen interviews with the men and a woman who played alongside of Jackie Robinson and changed baseball and AMERICA forever!


Bring The Other Boys of Summer to your organization or community and hear firsthand what it was like for these civil rights trailblazers to pursue their dreams in spite of the lack of civil rights and equality. In person, virtual and hybrid programs available. Program includes film screening and panel discussion with the Emmy nominated filmmaker. For information email TheOtherBoysOfSummer@gmail.com