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    25 Years Later, Charles Burnett and Richard Brooks Reflect on Indie Classic 'To Sleep with Anger'

    Now newly restored, the 1990 feature may finally be getting some of the love and attention it's long deserved.

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    Charles Burnett's Other Masterpiece 'To Sleep With Anger'

    We shall be judged harshly and unfavorably one day for the neglect we (as Americans, and specifically as Black Americans) have doled out to Mr. Burnett.

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    Chicago’s Black Cinema House Presents Summer Screening of 'Killer of Sheep' This Sunday 7/6

    The Black Cinema House in Chicago will continue its summer screening program with a showing of Charles Burnett’s groundbreaking classic film 'Killer of Sheep'

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    ATL 'LA Rebellion' Retrospective Review: Charles Burnett's Other Masterpiece 'To Sleep w/ Anger'

    L.A. Rebellion 2013 Retrospective Review - Charles Burnett's Other Masterpiece 'To Sleep With Anger'

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    Screening Of ‘Killer Of Sheep’ + Masterclass w/Charles Burnett At BFI London In Oct.

    I can’t imagine anyone not wanting to be in attendance for this event. Just our luck that it’s happening across the Big Pond.

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    Charles Burnett Heading To Algeria To Direct Biopic On Algeria's Greatest Hero, Abd El Kader

    Charles Burnett is returning to the African continent to, once again, tackle the story of a historic political figure on film.

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    Interview: Charles Burnett At KAFFNY Talks Racism, TV Work, And The L.A. Riots

    Cinephiles received a surprise treat when, in 2007, Charles Burnett's debut film "Killer of Sheep" was showcased in theaters and on DVD thirty years after it was created. Taking cues from Italian neo-realism, the movie examined a community of African Americans in L.A. as they lived their day-to-day ...

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