Articles tagged charles burnett

8 Aug 2011 // 9:15 AM

100 Essential Directors - Charles Burnett

100 Essential Directors celebrates directors of distinct vision, who have honed their respective crafts, who have brought something new and exciting to the medium, and who continue to push the boundaries of the form.

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The 100 Essential Directors Part 2: Robert Bresson to David Cronenberg

Our second day of "100 Essential Directors" could loosely be described as one that defines "influential." Each of the auteurs sandwiched in between Robert Bresson and David Cronenberg has left a lasting mark on cinema, each employing a signature style that is unmistakable.

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MoMa Presents: Charles Burnett Retrospective

The Museum of Modern Art presents a major retrospective of Charles Burnett, the American filmmaker who through three decades has chronicled the African American experience

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29 Nov 2007 // 9:00 PM

Killer of Sheep

Hopefully the appearance of Killer of Sheep just the marks beginning of the due recognition that the UCLA school of black filmmakers deserves as a whole.

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1977 student film ‘Killer of Sheep’ is a legend in cinema circles

In the box-like living room of their Watts bungalow, Stan and his wife are slow dancing to Dinah Washington’s “This Bitter Earth”: “This bitter

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Hozier + Death Cab for Cutie + Rock Radio 104.5's Birthday Show (Photo Gallery)

// Notes from the Road

"Radio 104.5's birthday show featured great bands and might have been the unofficial start of summer festival season in the Northeast.

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