Nobody’s Children

a/k/a OUR CHRISTIANITY a/k/a OUR CHRISTIANITY AND NOBODY’S CHILD a/k/a OUR CHRISTIANITY AND NOBODY’S CHILDREN Details Year of Release: 1920 Genre:  Drama Rating:  N/A Runtime:  Unknown Black & White Silent Studio:  Maurice Film Co. Producer:  Richard Maurice Director:  Richard Maurice Cast Richard Maurice Jacques Farmer Joe Green Alex Griffin Max Johnson Vivian Maurice Howard Nelson…

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As The World Rolls On

a/k/a The Heart of Jack Johnson Details Year of Release: 1921 Genre: Drama Rating: N/A Runtime:  Unknown Black & White Silent Studio: Andlauer Production Company Producer: Unknown Director: Unknown Cast Jack Johnson (Himself) Blanche Thompson (Molly Moran) Reed Thomas (Joe Walker) Walter Simpson (Tom Atkins) Synopsis Industrious Joe Walker competes for the hand of Molly…

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In The Depths of Our Hearts

Details: Year of Release: 1920 Genre:  Drama Rating: N/A Runtime: Unknown Black & White Silent Studio: Royal Garden Film Company Producer: Unknown Director: Unknown Cast: Herman DeLavalade Augusta Williams Irene Conn Virgil Williams Charles Allen Synopsis The mother of a light-skinned Black family raises her children to avoid the company of dark-skinned Blacks. The son,…

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Reformation

Details Year of Release: 1920 Genre: Drama Rating: N/A Runtime:  Not Available Black & White Silent Studio: The Loyalty Film Company (f/k/a Democracy Film Corporation) Director: Captain Leslie T. Peacocke Cast Sidney P. Dones (Carter Spencer) Geraldine Steele (Clarice Penlow) Synopsis Carter Spencer has a taste for flirtation, gambling and drinking. He falls in love…

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Man’s Duty, A

Details Year of Release:  1919 Genre:  Drama Rating: N/A Runtime:  67 mins. Black & White Silent Studio:  Lincoln Motion Picture Company Director:  Harry A. Gant Cast:   Clarence Brooks (Richard Beverly), Webb King (Hubert Gordon), Tasmania Darden, Ethel Gray, Eva Johnson, Anita Thompson. Synopsis:   Richard Beverly and Hubert Gordon are rivals for the affections of a…

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The Homesteader

Details: Year of Release:  1919 Genre:  Drama Rating: N/A Runtime:  Unknown Silent Black & White Studio:  Micheaux Book and Film Company Producer:  Oscar Micheaux Director:  Oscar Micheaux; Jerry Mills Cast: Charles D. Lucas (Jean Baptiste) Evelyn Preer (Orlean) Iris Hall (Agnes Stewart) Vernon S. Duncan (McCarthy) Inez Smith (Ethel) Trevy Woods (Glavis/Ethel’s husband) Synopsis:    In South…

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