In the Shadow of Hollywood: Race Movies & the Birth of Black Cinema

  • 2008

A documentary about an era when African-American filmmakers and studios produced movies aimed exclusively at black audiences. Includes film clips and interviews with actors Ruby Dee, Herb Jeffries and Jeni Le Gon. Narrated by actor Lawrence Varnado. Written and directed by Brad Osborne.

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A documentary about an era when African-American filmmakers and studios produced movies aimed exclusively at black audiences. Includes film clips and interviews with actors Ruby Dee, Herb Jeffries and Jeni Le Gon. Narrated by actor Lawrence Varnado. Written and directed by Brad Osborne.

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