Awards & Winners

Oscar Micheaux

Date of Birth 02-January-1884
Place of Birth Metropolis
(Massac County, Illinois, United States of America)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Oscar Devereaux Micheaux
Profession Film director, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Author, Businessperson
Oscar Devereaux Micheaux was an American author, film director and independent producer of more than 44 films. Although the short-lived Lincoln Motion Picture Company produced some films, he is regarded as the first major African-American feature filmmaker, the most successful African-American filmmaker of the first half of the twentieth century and the most prominent producer of race films. He produced both silent films and "talkies" after the industry changed to incorporate speaking actors.

Awards by Oscar Micheaux

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