SESSION: Wednesday 5th December at 7:30pm



(1971, dir. Gordon Parks, w/ Richard Roundtree, Moses Gunn, Charles Cioffi, Christopher St. John)

John Shaft is the ultimate in suave black detectives. He first finds himself up against Bumpy, the leader of the Black crime mob, then against Black nationals, and finally working with both against the White Mafia who are trying to blackmail Bumpy by kidnapping his daughter. (IMDB)

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Super Fly

(1972, dir. Gordon Parks Jr., w/ Ron O'Neal, Carl Lee, Sheila Frazier, Julius Harris)

Super Fly will start at approximately 9:36pm, and finish at approximately 11:13pm.

Super Fly is a cocaine dealer who begins to realize that his life will soon end with either prison or his death. He decides to build an escape from the life by making his biggest deal yet, converting the coke to cash and running off to start a new life. The problem is that the Mob does not have a retirement plan and will give him a choice of staying and selling for them or dying if they find out his intentions. (IMDB)

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