It’s a new online basketball docu-series titled The World Is Watching, narrated by Spike Lee, and directed by Rik Cordero. In short, the series features prominent teenage athletes competing in a New York City Basketball tournament calledBattle of the Boroughs. It features the best up and coming basketball players in New York City including rising starMaurice Harkless, currently playing for the Orlando Magic. As the players push their bodies to the limit, they must also live up to the expectations of their coaches, their families AND their boroughs. The series is 2 episodes in thus far, although we just found out about it.
Episodes 1 & 2 are embedded below:
Categories: Black Cinema