Film Series

FAB Flicks: ’70s Black Cinema

 
 
Jun 2—Jun 30, 2016
 
   
 
 
 
 
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This June at Putnam Triangle Plaza, BAMcinématek, in partnership with FAB Alliance, presents five free outdoor screenings of iconic Black 70s films, including a tribute screening to Maurice White of Earth, Wind and Fire. Putnam Triangle Plaza is located at Fulton Street and Grand Avenue in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn. Please note: films screen at 8:00pm.

 


 
PAST EVENTS
Film
Mahogany
 

Diana Ross stars as a Chi-town career climber in this sumptuous camp mainstay.

Thu, Jun 2, 2016
 
 
Free
Film
Cleopatra Jones
 

Tamara Dobson dismantles the smack business in this ferocious blaxploitation classic.

Thu, Jun 9, 2016
 
 
Free
Film
Claudine
 

This comedic drama is the rare 70s film to spotlight black urban life with wit and heart.

Thu, Jun 16, 2016
 
 
Free
Film
Friday Foster
 

Pam Grier plays an ex-model turned photographer in her last top-billed role of the 1970s.

Thu, Jun 23, 2016
 
 
Free
Film
Shining Star: A Tribute to Maurice White
 

BAMcinématek pays tribute to Maurice White with two vintage Earth, Wind & Fire shows.

Thu, Jun 30, 2016
 
 
Free