Film

Killer of Sheep

Retrospettiva: Black Light

USA  ·  1978  ·  35 mm  ·  Black and White  ·  80'  ·  o.v. English

Restored to 35 mm by UCLA Film & Television Archive. Also screened in DCP 2K version.
Screening

Saturday 17 | 8 | 2019, 09:30  ·  GranRex  ·  Sub. German

This film was sui generis when it appeared as a student film. A towering masterpiece which channels a certain urban naturalism and lyricism. Made in Los Angeles with the participation of Burnett’s community as a cross-section of black middle class life on the verge of a new era.

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Director

Charles Burnett

Cast

Henry G. Sanders, Kaycee Moore, Charles Bracy, Angela Burnett, Eugene Cherry, Jack Drummond

Producer

Charles Burnett

Cinematography

Charles Burnett

Music

Lewis Allan, Earl Robinson, Kenneth Roy Bible

Screenplay

Charles Burnett

Sound

Charles Bracy

Editing

Charles Burnett

World Sales

Milestone Films
www.milestonefilms.com

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