Cab Calloway's Jitterbug Party
|Cab Calloway's Jitterbug Party|
|Directed by||Fred Waller|
|Produced by||Adolph Zukor|
|Written by||Milton Hockey
|Music by||Cab Calloway and his Orchestra|
|Distributed by||Paramount Pictures|
|Running time||8 minutes|
Cab Calloway's Jitterbug Party is a 1935 American musical short film which was released by Paramount Pictures (later sold to U.M.&M. T.V. Corp.). On 13 February 2001, the film was reissued by Kino International in the DVD collection The Best of Jazz and Blues (Hollywood Rhythm Volume 1).
In the film, Cab Calloway and his Orchestra perform Hotcha Razz-Ma-Tazz and 'Long About Midnight at the Cotton Club in Harlem, New York before going to a house party and performing Jitter Bug. In the final sequence, a young Lena Horne can be seen dancing.
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