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Drama / Religious (1936) 93 minutes ~ Black & White

God, heaven, and several Old Testament stories, including the Creation and Noah’s Ark, are described supposedly using the perspective of rural, black Americans.

Directors: Marc Connelly, William Keighley

Writers: Roark Bradford (novel), Marc Connelly (play and screenplay) and Sheridan Gibney

Stars: Rex Ingram, Oscar Polk and Eddie ‘Rochester’ Anderson