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Within Our Gates(1920)

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Brief Synopsis

In this silent film, a black schoolteacher finds the battle against racism is everywhere when she goes North to raise money for better schools.

Cast & Crew

Oscar Micheaux Director
Evelyn Preer Sylvia Landry
Flo Clements Alma Prichard
James D. Ruffin Conrad Drebert
Jack Chenault Larry Prichard
William Smith Philip Gentry, a detective
Charles D. Lucas Dr. V. Vivian
Bernice Ladd Mrs. Geraldine Stratton
Mrs. Evelyn Mrs. Elena Warwick
William Starks Jasper Landry
Ralph Johnson Philip Griddlestone
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1920 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Micheaux Film Co., Quality Amusement Corp.
Sound:  Silent Production Co:  Micheaux Film Co.
Duration(mins):  not available Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  7 or 8    

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  • One of the Best

    miwi98 2014-09-16

    Mr. Oscar Micheaux did something that no other could do and that is show the real story of the struggles in the Black community at that time. I really... MORE>

  • The usual Oscar Micheaux nonsense

    AD Powell 2014-09-11

    The usual Oscar Micheaux nonsense. Beautiful, intelligent mulattoes (good "Negroes") must uplift the pitiful, ignorant blacks. Now you know why... MORE>

  • Within our Gates

    Goetan 2014-09-10

    Micheaux's controversial and powerful race drama. A southern school teacher goes up North to raise money for a school. The gripping, although... MORE>