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Crooklyn (VOSTF)
Location
Main screening room
Date
June 29th, 2021
Duration
115 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.

Crooklyn
De nos collections
Directed by
Spike Lee
Language
VOSTF
Actors
Alfre Woodard, Delroy Lindo, David Patrick Kelly
Origins
USA
Year
1994
Duration
115 min
Genre
Drama
Format
35 mm
Synopsis

Spike Lee's vibrant semi-autobiographical portrait of a school teacher, her stubborn jazz musician husband and their five kids living in Brooklyn in 1973.

Crooklyn
Bande annonce - Crooklyn (VOA)
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Spike Lee

Shelton Jackson "Spike" Lee is an American film director, producer, screenwriter, actor, and professor. Lee's work has continually explored race relations, colorism in the black community, the role of media in contemporary life, urban crime and poverty, and other political issues. He has won numerous accolades for his work, including an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay, a Student Academy Award, a BAFTA Award for Best Adapted Screenplay, two Emmy Awards, two Peabody Awards, and the Cannes Grand Prix. (Wikipedia)

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« On montre qu'il y a 20 ans, à Brooklyn, les rues étaient peuplées d'enfants [...] En ce temps, les plus filous de la communauté volaient à la tire, les plus heavy bavaient les voisins, les plus délinquants sniffaient de la colle. »
Journal de Montréal (1994)
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