Charles Burnett, director, will be discussing his 2007 film Namibia: The Struggle for Liberation, scenes from which he will screen at the workshop, and his experience making a film about a present-day hero.
Charles Burnett is in Chicago in conjunction with the L.A. Rebellion: Creating a New Black Cinema series at the Film Studies Center. Mass Culture Workshop participants are strongly encouraged to attend the screening of Burnett’s My Brother’s Wedding (1983/2007) and Robert Wheaton’s A Little Off the Mark (1986), which will be held in Logan Performance Hall on Thursday, May 2, at 7:00pm. For more information on the L.A. Rebellion, please visit the UCLA Film & Television Archive website.
Friday, May 3, 10:30am – 12:30pm in Cobb 310. Refreshments will be provided.
There is no pre-circulating material for this workshop.
**Persons with a disability who believe they may need assistance, please contact Hannah Frank at hmf [at] uchicago [dot] edu or Mikki Kressbach at mkressbach [at] uchicago [dot] edu**