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Aug
13
Black is Beautiful Film Series: How to Eat Your Watermelon in White Company (and enjoy it)
By Fletcher Free Library

This month's film is How to Eat Your Watermelon in White Company (and enjoy it)  

This 2005 documentary, directed by Joe Angio, traces Melvin Van Peebles’s filmmaking career from his feature directorial debut in France through his foray into the Hollywood mainstream to his revolutionary turn with SWEET SWEETBACK’S BAADASSSS SONG. It features interviews with Van Peebles; filmmakers Spike Lee, St. Clair Bourne, and Gordon Parks; and many others.

Date
August 13
Time
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Fletcher Free Library
235 College Street
Burlington, Vermont United States
Categories
Neighborhood