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[Micheaux, Oscar] Midnight Ramble: Oscar Micheaux and the Story of Race Movies.

Recounts the story of race movies produced for Afro-Americans from the 1920s through 1950 and the role played by Oscar Micheaux, the leading Afro-American producer and director. These movies were designed for Afro-Americans and were frequently shown at midnight. They presented Afro-Americans in a positive light. Featuring interviews with Afro-American actors and actresses, and historians. 58 min.

web web sites: Information on Micheaux from the Internet Movie Database

Midnight Ramble: The Negro in Early Hollwood

Black Folks Make Movies website

Bibliography on this topic: Micheaux Bibliography