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Title Pioneers of African-American cinema. Disc 1 [(DVD) videorecording] / Library of Congress.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Kino Lorber, Inc., [2016]
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 Nichols Adult DVD Fiction  F PIONEE    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (282 min.) : sound, black and white (tinted) ; 4 3/4 in..
digital optical rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Motion picture
System Details DVD, NTSC, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation.
Language English dialogue; English subtitles.
Note Title from container.
Performer Two knights of Vaudeville: Jimmy Marshall, Frank Montgomery, Florence McClain, Bert Murphy.
A reckless rover: Sam Robinson.
Within our gates: Evelyn Preer, William Starks, Mattie Edwards, Grant Edwards, E.G. Tatum.
The symbol of the unconquered: Iris Hall, Walker Thompson, Lawrence Chenault, George Catlin, Edward E. King.
By right of birth: Clarence Brooks, Anita Thompson, Webb King.
Body and soul: Paul Robeson, Mercedes Gilbert, Lawrence Chenault, Julia Theresa Russell, Marshall Rodgers.
Summary A collection of digitally restored feature films, as well as a number of short films, fragments and documentaries, known as 'race films.'
Contents Two nights of Vaudeville (1915 ; 11 min.) -- A reckless rover (1918 ; 14 min.) / directed by C.N. David -- Within our gates (1920 ; 73 min.) / written and directed by Oscar Micheaux -- The symbol of the unconquered (1920 ; 59 min.) / written and directed by Oscar Micheaux -- By right of birth (1921 ; 4 min.) / directed by P.H. Updike ; screenplay by Dora Mitchell -- Body and soul (1925 ; 93 min.) / written and directed by Oscar Micheaux -- Screen snapshots (1920 ; 1 min.).
Subject African Americans -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
African Americans in motion pictures -- Videodiscs.
Genre Race films.
Silent films.
Short films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384
Race films. (OCoLC)fst01710372
Short films. (OCoLC)fst01710364
Silent films. (OCoLC)fst01710368
Video recordings for the hearing impaired. (OCoLC)fst01710450
DVD-video discs.
Added Author David, C. N., film director.
Micheaux, Oscar, 1884-1951, film director, screenwriter.
Updike, P. H., film director.
Mitchell, Dora, screenwriter.
Marshall, Jimmy, actor.
Robinson, Sam, actor.
Preer, Evelyn, actor.
Hall, Iris, actor.
Brooks, Clarence, actor.
Robeson, Paul, 1898-1976, actor.
Library of Congress.
Kino Lorber, Inc., publisher.
Music No. K20600A Kino Lorber
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