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Boyz n the Hood (VOSTF)
Location
Main screening room
Date
June 20th, 2021
Duration
112 min
Cycle
Black at the camera

Black at the Camera is more than a hundred years of Black cinema. From silent cinema dealing with segregation to films testifying decolonization; from animation to documentaries, including historical reconstructions. The new generation is not left out, expressing itself with aplomb in all forms of contemporary cinema. This ensemble also reflects the work of Canadian and Quebec filmmakers, will be presented to the public at the Cinémathèque québécoise throughout the month of June.

This program, produced in collaboration with the Fabienne Colas Foundation and the Montreal International Black Film Festival, is also supported by the Cinémathèque Afrique of The Institut français.

Tickets will be on sale on May 20.

Boyz n the Hood
Directed by
John Singleton
Language
VOSTF
Actors
Cuba Gooding Jr., Laurence Fishburne, Hudhail Al-Amir
Origins
USA
Year
1991
Duration
112 min
Genre
Crime, drama
Format
Digital
Synopsis

This film follows the lives of three young men living in the Crenshaw ghetto in Los Angeles, dissecting questions of race, relationships, violence and opportunity of life.

Boyz n the Hood
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John Singleton

John Daniel Singleton (January 6, 1968 – April 28, 2019) was an American film director, screenwriter, producer, and actor. He was best known for writing and directing Boyz n the Hood in 1991, for which he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director, becoming, at age 24, the first African American and youngest person to have ever been nominated for that award. (Wikipedia)

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