Birthright (1924)

Missing Trailer

Director: Oscar Micheaux

Writer(s): Thomas Sigismund Stribling (novel), Oscar Micheaux

Starring: J. Homer Tutt, Evelyn Preer, Salem Tutt Whitney, Lawrence Chenault, William Crowell, Alec Lovejoy, Ethel Moses, Carman Newsome

Synopsis: A young black Harvard graduate fights against a variety of obstacles, including racist opposition, in order to build a school for black children.

Release Date: Feb 1, 1924 (USA) | Length: 100 min | Genre: Drama | MPAA Rating: NR

 *I didn’t find any more info on this film. It may be lost. Micheaux later made a talking version of this film with different actors.