Friday, January 22–Sunday, January 24
(1969, DCP, 84m) dir Robert Downey Sr. w/Arnold Johnson, Allen Garfield, Buddy Butler. When an executive board must elect a new chairman, they unintentionally vote in the only Black man, Putney Swope (Johnson). Swope cleans house and becomes a runaway success. A controversial hit of late 1960s counterculture, skewering race, class, and capitalism.
FRI 9:00 SAT/SUN 7:00