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 1944. Show all posts
Showing posts with label 1944. Show all posts

Saturday, November 20, 2021

Low Down Dog (1944, Soundie)

  • Meade Lux Lewis
Meade Lux Lewis is performing "Low Down Dog" (1944).

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Is You Is, or Is You Ain't My Baby? (1944, Soundie)

Nat 'King' Cole Trio and Ida James performing "Is You Is, or Is You Ain't My Baby?"

Friday, May 21, 2021

I Want a Big Fat Mama (1941, Soundie)

Lucky Millinder and his Orchestra performing "I Want a Big Fat Mama."

Dance Revels (1944, Soundie)

Meritta Moore (solo dancer) dancing in the soundie, "Dance Revels" (1944).

Friday, January 10, 2020

Pigmeat's Laugh Hepcats (1944) [Lost Film]

The Bee
Danville, Virginia
Fri, Dec 19, 1947 · Page 12

The Atlanta Constitution
Atlanta, Georgia
Wed, May 23, 1945 · Page 6

Unknown storyline.
**This film is considered lost until notified otherwise**