Pioneers of African American Cinema

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Pioneers of African American Cinema

1946

Among the most fascinating chapters of film history is that of the so-called "race films" that flourished in the 1920s - '40s. Unlike the "black cast" films produced within the Hollywood studio (such as...

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Pioneers of African American Cinema Short Films 1915-1921
Pioneers of African American Cinema Short Films 1915-1921
Within Our Gates
Within Our Gates
The Symbol of the Unconquered
The Symbol of the Unconquered
Body and Soul
Body and Soul
The Flying Ace
The Flying Ace
Ten Nights in a Bar Room
Ten Nights in a Bar Room
The Scar of Shame
The Scar of Shame
Eleven P.M.
Eleven P.M.
Hell-Bound Train
Hell-Bound Train
The Exile
The Exile
Ten Minutes to Live
Ten Minutes to Live
Veiled Aristocrats
Veiled Aristocrats
Birthright
Birthright
The Girl from Chicago
The Girl from Chicago
The Bronze Buckaroo
The Bronze Buckaroo
The Blood of Jesus
The Blood of Jesus
Dirty Gertie
Dirty Gertie