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In the Shadow of Hollywood: Race Movies and the Birth of Black Cinema (2007)

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At a time when Hollywood refused to cast Blacks in films except as servants and buffoons, an artistic underground developed so called "Race movies" - featuring all Black audiences... See full synopsis »

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Pearl Bowser ...
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At a time when Hollywood refused to cast Blacks in films except as servants and buffoons, an artistic underground developed so called "Race movies" - featuring all Black audiences... See full synopsis »

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A haunting look at the lost era of race movies and early Black cinema.


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15 September 2007 (USA)  »

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