The mission of The Department of Afro-American Research Arts and Culture to identify the global significance of the creative contributions pioneered by an international diaspora of Blackness
The Department of Afro American Research, Arts, and Culture's Archive is a subdivision of DAARAC that digitally preserves Afro American films. On this website, you may browse our archive that consists of film posters, screenshots, and movie synopsis. All information provided here is for research and reference purposes. We do not host full-length films on this website.

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Saturday, September 29, 2012

Wild Style (1983)


Wild Style was filmed on location in the South Bronx without permits or pretensions. Boasting a fantastic cast of such hip hop pioneers like Grandmaster Flash, the Cheif Rocker Busy Bee, the Cold Crush Brothers, and the Rock Steady Crew, Wild Style tells the story of an outlaw artist, Zoro, who's in a subway romance with Ladybug. Fab 5 Freddy plays the smooth impresario Phade. From the train yard scenes to the basketball musical, from the hip hop clubs to the climax at the greatest outdoor jam in history, Wild Style has proven itself to be the ultimate hip hop classic.