Thu, Oct 05|
The Super Fly Trilogy
Fifty years after the premiere of this Soul Cinema masterpiece
Time & Location
Oct 05, 2023, 2:00 PM – Oct 06, 2023, 3:00 PM
Fort Scott, 2108 Horton St, Fort Scott, KS 66701, USA
About the event
"The Super Fly Trilogy”, Fifty years after the premiere of this Soul Cinema masterpiece, L.Roi Boyd, III, Professor of Theatre & Speech at Virginia State University; Co-Founding Artistic Director Cultural Libations, will provide a presentation on his new book The Super Fly Trilogy. Boyd will share the backstory behind the film taking it all the way to its beginnings in Cleveland, Ohio and its parallels with real gangsters and racketeers. Discussion will also center on the events that led to the production and presentation of the Super Fly films from the 1972 film Super Fly – directed by Gordon Parks, Jr. to 2018. FSCC Ellis Fine Arts Center. FREE.