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JustFilms at AtriumFlix
Mario Van Peebles: Baadassss!
Please join us to kick off the 2014 season of JustFilms at AtriumFlix. The opening event features a special screening of Mario Van Peebles’s film Baadasssss!—a revealing documentary about the making of his father’s groundbreaking 1971 independent film Sweet Sweetback’s Baadasssss Song. Before the screening, the Melvin Van Peebles wid Laxative band (featuring Burnt Sugar Arkestra members) will perform, followed by a conversation with Melvin and Mario Van Peebles.
Presented in collaboration with the Film Society of Lincoln Center.