Charles Burnett

Charles Burnett

  • Birthday: 1944-04-13
  • Place of birth: Vicksburg, Mississippi, USA
  • Also know as: 찰스 버넷

Biography

Charles Burnett is an American film director, producer, writer, editor, actor, photographer, and cinematographer. His most popular films include Killer of Sheep (1977), My Brother’s Wedding (1983), To Sleep with Anger (1990), The Glass Shield (1994), and Namibia: The Struggle for Liberation (2007). He has been involved in other types of motion pictures including shorts, documentaries, and a TV series. Considered by the Chicago Tribune as “one of America’s very best filmmakers”, and by the New York Times as “the nation’s least-known great filmmaker and most gifted black director”, Charles Burnett has had a long and diverse filmmaking career.

Filmography

Production

Killer of Sheep

1978

As Director

The Glass Shield

1994

As Director

My Brother's Wedding

1983

As Director

To Sleep with Anger

1990

As Director

Finding Buck McHenry

2000

As Director

When It Rains

1995

As Director

Several Friends

1969

As Writer

Several Friends

1969

As Director

The Horse

1973

As Director

Nightjohn

1996

As Director

Selma, Lord, Selma

1999

As Director

To Sleep with Anger

1990

As Writer

The Wedding

1998

As Director

The Horse

1973

As Editor

Several Friends

1969

As Editor

The Horse

1973

As Producer

The Horse

1973

As Writer

Several Friends

1969

As Producer

Quiet as Kept

2007

As Writer

Quiet as Kept

2007

As Editor

Quiet as Kept

2007

As Producer

Quiet as Kept

2007

As Director

The Annihilation of Fish

1999

As Director

Relative Stranger

2009

As Director

Bless Their Little Hearts

1984

As Director of Photography

The Glass Shield

1994

As Writer

Illusions

1982

As Editor

Killer of Sheep

1978

As Producer

Killer of Sheep

1978

As Writer

Killer of Sheep

1978

As Editor

America Becoming

1991

As Writer

America Becoming

1991

As Director

My Brother's Wedding

1983

As Writer

My Brother's Wedding

1983

As Producer

The Final Insult

1997

As Director

My Brother's Wedding

1983

As Director of Photography

Sa-I-Gu

1993

As Camera Operator

Killer of Sheep

1978

As Director of Photography

The Final Insult

1997

As Writer

When It Rains

1995

As Writer

Cinetracts '20

2020

As Director

Your Children Come Back to You

1979

As Director of Photography

Crocodile Conspiracy

1986

As Director of Photography

From Rags to Reality

1989

As Director of Photography

Bush Mama

1979

As Director of Photography

Quiet as Kept

2007

As Director of Photography

The Final Insult

1997

As Director of Photography

America Becoming

1991

As Director of Photography

A Different Image

1982

As Director of Photography

The Pocketbook

1980

As Director of Photography

69 Pickup

1969

As Director of Photography

For Reel?

2003

As Director

For Reel?

2003

As Writer

Documenta X - Die Filme

1997

As Director

42 Second Dream

0000

As Director

Olivia's Story

2000

As Director

Olivia's Story

2000

As Editor

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