dir. Kenneth MacPherson, 1930, 63 min.
Two couples’ lives become violently intertwined in this avant-garde feature depicting racism in a Swiss village. Paul Robeson stars alongside his wife, Eslanda Robeson, and H.D. (Hilda Doolittle).
Remarks after the film by Vernoca L. Michael, Director of the Paul Robeson House & Museum, and Dr. Alexander Kauffman, lecturer at Penn and Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Postdoctoral Curatorial Fellow at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.