*Killer of Sheep*. 1977. USA. Directed by Charles Burnett. Courtesy of Milestone Film & Video/Photofest. © Milestone Film & Video

Killer of Sheep. 1977. USA. Directed by Charles Burnett. With Henry G. Sanders, Kaycee Moore, Charles Bracy, Angela Burnett, Eugene Cherry, Jack Drummond. 83 min.

Burnett's seminal indie film, about a family man dealing with financial problems and a dreary job in a slaughterhouse, is a vérité portrayal of life's moments of bleakness and joy.

  1. Sunday, October 15, 2017,
    6:30 p.m.

    The Museum of Modern Art, Floor T2, Theater 2
  2. Wednesday, October 4, 2017,
    4:30 p.m.

    The Museum of Modern Art, Floor T2, Theater 2
This film accompanies Black Intimacy.