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Jerico (UK, 1937)

Directed by Thornton Freeland. Cast: Paul Robeson, Henry Wilcoxon, Wallace Ford. Paul Robeson is in fine voice in this musical drama about a GI who, after he accidentally kills a man escapes into the desert where he joins an African tribe to avoid punishment. 75 min. ; also supplement onCredits andother information from the Internet Movie Database
See also:
Paul Robeson : essays on his life and legacy Edited by Joseph Dorinson and William Pencak.Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, 2002. (Main Stack E185.97.R63.P375 2002; PFA PN2287.R59.P38 2002)
Thompson, Clifford. "Race in contemporary American cinema: Part 9--We hardly knew ye: Four early films of Paul Robeson." Cineaste 1998. Vol. 23, Iss.4; pg. 24, 2 pgs Full-text of this article / review is available: Berkeley users only