THOSE HIGH GREY WALLS (1939):
Dr. MacAuley, a kindly, beloved country doctor, is sent to Fillmore Prison. His crime was removing a bullet from a young man, who was running from the police. At Filmore prison, he is assigned to work in the jute mill after the prison doctor, Frank Norton, spurns his request to work in the hospital. "Lindy" Lindstron, MacAuley's co-worker in the mill, has a sudden heart attack and Dr. Norton declares him beyond help. MacAuley administers adrenaline and Lindstrom recovers. News of the recovery spreads and MacAuley is besieged by fellow convicts with real and imaginary ills, and Norton requests his transfer to the hospital.
DVD-R is in English with no subtitles. Approx. 80 mins. See film samples for sound and video quality!
VEILED ARISTOCRATS (1932):
John Walden left home 20 years earlier and has been "passing" as white in a town where no one knew of his background. He returns home to take his now grown sister back with him, so she, too, can live life as a white woman. He even goes so far as to find her a suitable white man to marry. Unfortunately, she can't get over the young black man she left back home.
DVD-R is in English with no subtitles. Approx. 43 mins. See film samples for sound and video quality!