Fraser, Gerald C. Two Weekends of Black Film Classics at Symphony Space ... The New York times [0362-4331] (Nov 30, 1979).
This article announces a 1979 screening of the Colored Players Film Corporation of Philadelphia’s 1927 film The Scar of Shame in association with a screening of Oscar Micheaux’s Body and Soul(1925), briefly summarizing the two films and the context of their production. These are billed as “Black Film Classics” providing an example of the place the work of the Colored Players has come to hold in film historical discourse. By Elissa Stern
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Bowser, P. & Spence, L. Oscar Micheaux’s Body and Soul and the Burden of Representation. Cinema journal [0009-7101] 39.3 3-29. Spring 2000.
This article provides a good discussion of film production in the context of stratification within black urban communities at a time contemporary with the production of the Colored Players Film Corporation.