Body and Soul


This story of a sinister minister is a direct critique of the power of the cloth. Micheaux casts Paul Robeson in dual roles as the corrupt preacher and his own brother, a well-meaning man. This masterwork boasts social commentary that still resonates today


Director: Oscar Micheaux
Year: 1925
Genre: Drama
Type: Feature 

Link: https://www.criterionchannel.com/body-and-soul





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