750 word minimum Use proper citation (see writing guides) Instructions: Please w

750 word minimum Use proper citation (see writing guides) Instructions: Please watch Oscar Micheauxs film Within Our Gates (1920)(Links to an external site.) the oldest surviving film by an African American director and read Jane Gainess essay on the film. In many ways Within Our Gates serves as a response to Griffiths Birth of a Nation (1915). Please summarize what you learn about Micheaux his film its history and importance from Gainess article. Watch Within Our Gates(Links to an external site.) and select a scene from it to analyze. Find a scene in which Micheaux uses cross-cutting as we saw in Birth of a Nation (and which we read about in Fabes chapter on Grifith). Explain the intellectual narrative and emotional effects of Micheauxs cross cutting in the scene. How does cross cutting help Micheaux produce make a point in his storytelling?

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