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