Separate Cinema : The First 100 Years of Black Poster Art
Reel Art Press, 2014, Hardcover, 320 pages, 29 × 24 cm
This volume is a celebration of the first 100 years of black film poster art in America. These images recount the historic journey of the Black film industry from the earliest days of Hollywood to the present day, accompanied by insightful accompanying text, a foreword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and an afterword by Spike Lee. The imagery on these pages is taken from the Separate Cinema Archive, maintained by archive director John Kisch. The most extensive private holdings of African-American film memorabilia in the world, it contains over 35,000 authentic movie posters and photographs from over 30 countries.