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FILM SCREENINGS

  • Murder in Harlem (Lem Hawkins' Confession)

    1935. USA. Oscar Micheaux. 98 min.

Friday, October 3, 2008, 8:00 p.m.

Theater 1 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 1), T1



  • Murder in Harlem (Lem Hawkins' Confession)

    1935. USA. Directed by Oscar Micheaux. With Clarence Brooks, Alec Lovejoy. In a dramatic and controversial reimagining of the notorious Leo Frank case, an African American night watchman is unfairly accused of the murder of a young white woman. Print courtesy of G. William Jones Film and Video Collection, Harmon Arts Library, Southern Methodist University. 98 min.