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Jackie Brown Film Night 7/25/19

Jackie Brown
© Miramax

Quentin Tarantino’s 1997 film Jackie Brown pays homage to female empowerment Blaxploitation movies of the 1970s, especially Foxy Brown (1974). Both star Pam Grier, here joined by Samuel L. Jackson, Robert Forster, and Robert De Niro. The typical femme fatale is transformed into a middle-aged, working-class, African-American hero.

In conjunction with La Sala’s summer exhibit Under the Influences: New Mexico Artists Their Work and Influences,  film historian Angie Beauchamp will introduce the evening by sharing stills of earlier work that influenced the movie screened.

When: July 25, 2019

Where: La Sala de Galisteo

5637 Rt. 41 Galisteo, NM 87540

Time: Doors open at 6 PM, event starts at 6:30 PM

Event is free and open to the public, donations accepted.