FLOR500, Garden 181 Richard Norman, Filmmaker (1891–1960) Richard Norman was born in Middleburg, Florida, and began his work with motion pictures in 1912. He founded his own production company, Norman Studios, in Jacksonville in 1920. The studio made silent films with African American actors and crews. Some of the most famous films were Bull-dogger (1923) and The Flying Ace (1926). The studio closed its doors in 1928.
Print Page   |   Contact Us   |   Report Abuse   |   Sign In   |   Register
FLOR500: Garden 181
Share |


 
 
 
 
 
Region 3  : Northeast Florida
 
 

GARDEN 181

Richard Norman, Filmmaker 

< previous | next > 

 

Richard Norman, Filmmaker 

(1891–1960)

Richard Norman was born in Middleburg, Florida, and began his work with motion pictures in 1912. He founded his own production company, Norman Studios, in Jacksonville in 1920. The studio made silent films with African American actors and crews. Some of the most famous films were Bull-dogger (1923) and The Flying Ace (1926). The studio closed its doors in 1928.





 




FIU College of Architecture + The Arts


Xavier Cortada
Artist-in-Residence
Florida International University
College of Architecture + The Arts
420 Lincoln Road, Suite 430
Miami Beach, FL 33139

Xavier Cortada's participatory art practice is based at Florida International University.






FLOR500

 Reclamation Project






 NYFA sponsored-artist participatory eco-art projects

 

Native Flags   


 


  

 

 

 

 ©2008-2014 Xavier Cortada. All text content, videos, and images are the property of Xavier Cortada.

Any reproductions, revisions or modifications of this website without expressed consent of Xavier Cortada is prohibited by law.

facebook twiiter.com/xcortada