Five (1971)

Director: Alvin Yudkoff
Runtime: 30 min.

Documentary presenting five African American artists: Charles White, Romare Bearden, Richard Hunt, Barbara Chase-Riboud and Betty Blayton. Discusses their creative inspirations and views of society in the context of the early 1970s.

Trivia: Barbara Chase-Riboud was knighted by the government of France in 1996 and received the prestigious Ordre des Arts et Lettres. She's also an accomplished author and poet, having received the Janet Heidinger Kafka Prize (Best novel written by an American woman) for her novel Sally Hemings and the Carl Sandburg prize for poetry.