UW Cinematheque: Charles Burnett
Bless Their Little Hearts | USA | 1983 | DCP | 80 min. Director: Billy Woodberry
Friday, September 15, 2017
4070 Vilas Hall
Cast: Nate Hardman, Kaycee Moore, Angela Burnett Searching everyday for work, Watts resident Charlie Banks (Hardman) discovers his unemployment is taking its toll on his wife and young children. Partnering with his friend and fellow UCLA Film School classmate Charles Burnett, who wrote the screenplay, director Woodberry created a profoundly moving gem of the “L.A. Rebellion” movement. It remains Woodberry’s only feature narrative film to date. A new restoration will be shown.