Charles Burnett

Apr 13, 1944
Vicksburg, Mississippi, USA

Bio: Along with Spike Lee, Charles Burnett was among the most crucial African-American cinematic voices to emerge during the final decades of the 20th century; unlike Lee, however, Burnett earned little mainstream recognition for his work and has remained largely a non-entity even within the bounds of the black filmgoing community. Motivated to action by years of… More


Charles Burnett Videos

To Sleep With Anger
2 minutes 55 seconds

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