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Killer of Sheep

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Killer of Sheep

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
Unrated
runtime:
83 minutes
Limited Release Date:
03/30/07
performer:
Kaycee Moore, Henry Gale Sanders
director:
Charles Burnett
distributor:
Milestone
author:
Charles Burnett
genre:
Drama

We gave it an A

Charles Burnett’s singular, previously unreleased 1977 movie — vignettes of hope-starved daily life in L.A.’s Watts ghetto, stiched together with a golden thread of music. Way ahead of its time 30 years ago, and just as stunning today.

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