Fairness Rocks News Academy unearths long-lost ‘race films’ in Black cinema exhibit


Fairness Rocks News Academy unearths long-lost ‘race films’ in Black cinema exhibit

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Date: August 20, 2022

Original Source: Digital Journal

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Academy unearths long-lost ‘race films’ in Black cinema exhibit

Long before Denzel Washington, Spike Lee or even Sidney Poitier, generations of pioneering and revolutionary Black US filmmakers played a key role in shaping early American cinema and dispelling pejorative stereotypes, a major new Hollywood exhibition argues.

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