Killer of sheep
Killer of sheep. Shows the struggle of an African American slaughter house worker to survive economic and social obstacles.
Series:Charles Burnett Collection
Charles Burnett Collection DVD.
Subjects:African American families -- California -- Los Angeles -- Drama.
African American men -- Drama.
African Americans -- California -- Los Angeles -- Economic conditions -- Drama.
African Americans -- California -- Los Angeles -- Social conditions -- Drama.
African Americans -- Drama.
Brothers -- Drama.
Despair -- Drama.
Families -- Drama.
Quality of work life -- Drama.
Slaughtering and slaughter-houses -- Drama.
Other Authors:Bracy, Charles, actor.
Burnett, Charles, 1944- film producer, screenwriter, film director.
Milestone Film & Video, film distributor.
Moore, Kaycee, actor.
New Yorker Video (Firm), production company.
Sanders, Henry G. (Henry Gale), 1942- actor.
2 videodiscs (282 minutes) : sound, black and white and colour ; 4 3/4 inches.
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: Not rated.
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion pictures in 1977 and 1983.
Bonus features: Both versions of My brother's wedding (83 minutes director's cut and the 118 minutes 1983 version) ; Killer of sheep cast reunion video ; Killer of sheep trailer ; Burnett's new short on Hurricane Katrina, Quiet as kept, 2007, 5 minutes.
Includes short films Several Friends (1969) ; The Horse (1973) ; and When It Rains (1995) ; and much more.
Killer of sheep. Henry Gale Sanders, Kaycee Moore, Charles Bray, Angela Burnett.
My brother's wedding. Everette Silas, Jessie Holmes.
DVD ; full screen presentation.
For private home use only.
Audio track in English.
Disc 1. Killer of sheep ; Several friends ; Horse ; When it rains.
Disc 2. My brother's wedding (83 min.) ; My brother's wedding (118 min.) ; Quiet as kept.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
MILE00107Link to PAC