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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Sunday, July 17, 2016

Father & Son: Dangerous Relations [a.k.a. On The Streets of L.A.] (1993)

Leonard Clay (Louis Gossett Jr.) is serving a long prison sentence in a Los Angeles prison. He finds out a recently transferred inmate Jared Williams (Blair Underwood) is his son. Jared is set to be paroled, but the parole committee is concerned that Jared will go back to his old ways. The committee paroles Leonard with Jared and they are to live in a halfway house together. While working as a mechanic, Leonard meets Yvonne (Rae Dawn Chong) and they begin a relationship, but Jared reunites with his old gang members that set off a chain of events that could cost him his life.