The mission of The Department of Afro-American Research Arts and Culture to indentify 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.

Search DAARAC's Archive


Board of Directors

Dr. James Spinks
admin@daarac.org
DAARAC

Dr. Spinks is the president of the Department of Afro-American Research Arts and Culture (DAARAC). He is an educator of Mathematics (B.S. and M.S.) and a consultant in meteorology (Ph.D. in Atmospheric Science). Dr. Spinks is a collector of African-American films and begun DAARAC as a non-profit organization in 2019.  The goal of the organization is to bring awareness to the contributions of African-Americans in film, media, and art.
******************************************
 

A.J. Wone 
wonenation@gmail.com
DARMARA

AJ Wone is a consummate performing artist. He aims to develop and produce cultural experiences through extrasensory storytelling that engage the audience with an emotional perspective. Theater, film and,  mixed media are of primary focus in Wone's creative canon, while nostalgic art infused with digital technology became a broader interest in the delivery of his messages. 
******************************************
 
 
Michael R. Gibson
contact@cinemaofsoul.com
Mike Gibson is an expert researcher of Black Cult Cinema and has been assisting DAARAC for several years. His focus is on the preservation of Black Cinema via the distribution of home media. He is the curator for the Cinema of Soul, which is a Museum of Black Cult Cinema.
******************************************

Visit the Museum of Black Cult Cinema for additional information and digital media.