Imitation of Life (1959)


Using the melodrama form, “Imitation of Life” highlights the lived tragedies of all  institutional racism touches. The film is bolstered by a grounding performance from Jaunita Moore and a showstopping number from Mahalia Jackson.


Director: Douglas Sirk
Year: 1959
Genre: Drama
Type: Feature

Link: www.youtube.com/watch?v=V_LH3_3PQkQ






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