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Paul Robeson in Song of Freedom / Big Fella

Song of Freedom / Big Fella: Double Feature

1936 NR

Legendary actor, singer and activist Paul Robeson lends his unforgettable voice to this entertaining musical double feature. In the musical drama Song of Freedom, Robeson plays John Zinga, a concert singer who traces his African roots and soon finds himself in a struggle for freedom. In Big Fella, Robeson stars as a dockworker who -- along with Elisabeth Welch -- takes in a runaway upper-class child.

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