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58 Ratings

Black and Tan

Directed by Dudley Murphy
United States, 1929
Drama, Musical, Short


“Duke Ellington and his all-colored orchestra put over the hot jazz – and how.” —Film Daily, 1929. Dudley Murphy collaborated with Fernand Léger on Ballet mecanique in 1924 and seasons this film with avant-garde sequences while also telling a story.

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Black and Tan Directed by Dudley Murphy

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival


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