Black Harvest Film Festival: BETYE SAAR: READY TO BE A WARRIOR


THEATER 2 Sun, Nov 5, 2023 12:30 PM
THEATER 2 Fri, Nov 10, 2023 6:00 PM
Film Info
Release Year:2023
Production Country:USA
Cast/Crew Info
Director:Angela Robinson Witherspoon


Wielding a paintbrush, Betye Saar steadfastly forges her own path with the mantra "Make Better Art." Her unwavering determination disrupted art conventions, paving the way for experimentation and conceptualism, ultimately sparking the Black women's movement. Now in her 90s, this icon from Watts is documented in this vivid portrait of her remarkable ascent in the art world and how she continues to carve an indelible mark in history. Director Angela Robinson Witherspoon scheduled to attend.