Worrell, Joseph. "Oscar Micheaux."
. 2009. CBX Media. 20 Apr 2009<http://www.silentera.com/people/directors/Micheaux-Oscar.html>.-- He initiated a movement in which brought awareness to African Americanculture and made his films available tomainstream society.-- “…Micheaux produced more than 40films between 1919 and 1940,”-- “Micheaux, a maverick and a socialactivist, did not hesitate in confrontingissues that agitated both black and whiteaudiences.”-- In doing so, he gained popularity and became renowned for his art. This started arevolutionary movement among AfricanAmericans, which helped the Harlemrenaissance prosper.-- That’s astounding considering the factthat he started creating films on his own.This period was definitely a time when theHarlem Renaissance was blooming. It’simportant to this part of history because-- He made films that portrayed AfricanAmericans