Race Riots: Beyond Black and White
With piano accompaniment by Ben Model
Wednesday, May 27, 2009, 4:00 p.m.
Includes the following films:
A Change of Complexion
1914. USA. Directed by Phillips Smalley. With Henry Bergman. 10 min.
1920. USA. Directed by Hal Roach. With Harold Lloyd, Sunshine Sammy. 20 min.
1925. USA. Directed by Norman Taurog. With Lige Conley, Spencer Bell. 18 min.
A Natural Born Gambler
1916. USA. Director unknown. With Bert Williams. 20 min.
Black and White
1913. USA. Directed by Del Henderson. With David Morris. 10 min.
In the Film exhibition Cruel and Unusual Comedy: Social Commentary in the American Slapstick Film
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