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Video thumbnail: American Masters Althea Gibson at the West Side Tennis Club in Forest Hills

American Masters

Althea Gibson at the West Side Tennis Club in Forest Hills

Home movies of Althea Gibson practicing at the esteemed club in New York City.

Althea Gibson at the West Side Tennis Club in Forest Hills

Video thumbnail: American Masters Althea - Preview

American Masters

Althea - Preview

The story of Althea Gibson, queen of the highly segregated tennis world in the 1950s.

Althea - Preview

Video thumbnail: American Masters Althea: Race in the Sport of Tennis

American Masters

Althea: Race in the Sport of Tennis

Althea Gibson wasn't concerned with representing her race, she just wanted to play.

Althea: Race in the Sport of Tennis

Video thumbnail: American Masters Filmmaker Interview with Rex Miller: Making "Althea"

American Masters

Filmmaker Interview with Rex Miller: Making "Althea"

A photo Althea Gibson with his mother was the film director's original inspiration.

Filmmaker Interview with Rex Miller: Making "Althea"

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