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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Showing posts with label 1941. Show all posts
Showing posts with label 1941. Show all posts

Tuesday, June 8, 2021

The Joint Is Jumpin' (1941, Soundie)














Starring:
Fats Waller and his band perform "This Joint Is Jumpin'" (1941).

Monday, May 31, 2021

Air Mail Special(1941, Soundie)















Starring:
Storyline
Count Basie and his Orchestra performs "Air Mail Special."

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Hot Chocolate (1941, Soundie)














Starring:

Duke Ellington and his Orchestra performs "Hot Chocolate" with the Lindy Hoppers dancing.

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Take Me Back, Baby (1941, Soundie)










Starring:

Storyline
Count Basie and His Orchestra perform "Take Me Back, Baby" with vocals by Jimmy Rushing. Winnie Johnson is the lady playing Jimmy's girl.