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Charles Burnett's Uncompromising Cinema

Filmmaker Nefertite Nguvu explores his iconic work

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Watch as filmmaker Nefertite Nguvu tells the story of her cinematic hero, Charles Burnett. Burnett’s hauntingly beautiful college thesis, Killer of Sheep, established Burnett as an essential voice and changed the game for Black filmmakers.

 

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