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The Homesteader (1919)

Directors:

Oscar Micheaux, Jerry Mills (as Jeremy Mills)

Writers:

Oscar Micheaux (novel), Oscar Micheaux (screenplay)

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Cast

Cast overview:
Charles D. Lucas Charles D. Lucas ... Jean Baptiste
Evelyn Preer Evelyn Preer ... Orlean
Iris Hall Iris Hall ... Agnes Stewart
Inez Smith Inez Smith ... Ethel
Vernon S. Duncan Vernon S. Duncan ... N. Justine McCarthy
Charles R. Moore ... Jack Stewart
Trevy Woods Trevy Woods ... Glavis
William George William George ... Agnes's White Lover
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Genres:

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Details

Country:

USA

Release Date:

20 February 1919 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Iowa, USA See more »

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Budget:

$15,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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This was the first feature-length movie made by a black director. See more »

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Referenced in Movies of Color: Black Southern Cinema (2002) See more »

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