Rooftop Films and The Town Hall present Melvin Van Peebles' groundbreaking classic set to a live score performed by the Burnt Sugar The Arkestra Chamber, featuring an in-person appearance by the living legend himself!
Melvin Van Peebles' Sweet Sweetback’s Baadasssss Song was a cinematic milestone; within weeks of its April 1971 release it became the most successful independent feature in American film history.
Doors open at 7:30; film at sundown. Myrtle Lawn, enter at Myrtle and North Portland. Event is free
Event is free with RSVP. Click here.