Pioneers of African American Cinema
- Rated NR
- Genre: Drama-Classics
- Release Date: 7/26/2016
Paul Roberson, Spencer Williams, Laurence Criner, Herb Jeffries. Witness the birth of African-American cinema with a dozen feature-length movies spanning the silent era into the 1940s, as well as nearly two dozen shorts and fragments from films thought lost forever. Includes Two Knights of Vaudeville (1918), Within Our Gates (1920), Body and Soul (1925), The Flying Ace (1926), Hellbound Train (1930), The Darktown Revue (1931), Birthright (1938), The Bronze Buckaroo (1939), Dirty Gertie from Harlem USA (1946) and more. 5 DVDs or 5 Blu-ray Discs. 1918–46/b&w/15 hrs., 52 min/NR/fullscreen.
|Run Time:||952 minutes|