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.

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Showing posts with label Comedy. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Comedy. Show all posts

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Chameleon Street (1989)








































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Storyline
William Douglas Street is bored with his life. Working for his father is getting to him, his wife wants more money, and he's had enough. His solution is to re-invent himself. He becomes a chameleon, taking on whatever role suits the situation. From reporter to doctor to lawyer, he impersonates anyone he sees a need for, and he can earn money being.

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Swanee Showboat (1945) [Lost Film]



Tampa Bay Times
St. Petersburg, Florida
Sun, Mar 14, 1948 · Page 3


The Decatur Daily
Decatur, Alabama
Thu, Apr 20, 1950 · Page 11

Starring:

Storyline
Unknown storyline.

**This film is considered lost until notified otherwise**

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

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

Thursday, January 9, 2020

One Big Mistake (1940) [Lost Film]



Chattanooga Daily Times
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Sun, Nov 17, 1940 · Page 8


Pittsburgh Sun-Telegraph
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Tue, Dec 17, 1940 · Page 16


The New York Age
New York, New York
Sat, Aug 30, 1941 · Page 10


Tampa Bay Times
St. Petersburg, Florida
Sun, Jun 01, 1941 · Page 27

Starring:

Storyline
Unknown storyline.

**This film is considered lost until notified otherwise**

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