bam is forever coming with the sick film fests and of course “indie 80s” is no exception. running from july 17 to august 27th, the good people at bamcinematek, are highlighting independent american films. black excellence is shining bright per usual. check out the films i’m most excited to see below!
losing ground x kathleen collins
chameleon street x wendell b harris
will x jessie maple
a young loretta divine stars as a woman married to an ex-basketball player struggling to kick his drug habit. in the midst of this, they adopt a son that shifts their life.
bless their little hearts x billy woodberry
shot in black and white, it follows a family struggling, but loving in south central la. the west coast equivalent of spike lee films.
for the full list of the “indie 80s” film series, click here.