The Black Man Who Had a White Soul

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The Black Man Who Had a White Soul

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The Black Man Who Had a White Soul

Release Date: April 28, 1927

Year    :   1927
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Genres    :   Drama
Production Companies    :   Production Francaise Cinematographique, Goya Producciones Cinematográficas S.A.
Director    :   Benito Perojo
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Writers    :   Alberto S. Insúa, Benito Perojo
RunTime    :   88 mins.

Pedro (played by a white actor in blackface), a son of a former slave, leaves Cuba (where he was being mistreated for being black) to seek his fortune in Paris. While working as a bellboy at a dance club, his dancing prowess is discovered and then he goes to become a famous dancer of the Charleston in the city. He falls in love with his dancing partner, who could not stand the thought of marrying him because of his skin color.




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