Infiltrating Hollywood : The Rise and Fall of the Spook Who Sat by the Door
Co-Director: Christine Acham
Co-Director: Clifford Ward
In category: Documentary

 

Exact Runtime 
00 hr : 57 min : 00 sec

Date of Completion 
November 2010

Country of Production 
U S A

 

 

 

Synopsis
nfiltrating Hollywood : The Rise and Fall of the Spook Who Sat by the Door is an independent documentary on the controversial and FBI repressed 1973 black film The Spook Who Sat By the Door. Through interviews, with author Sam Greenlee, Berlie Dixon, widow of director Ivan Dixon, Academy Award winning editor Michael Kahn, Melvin Van Peebles several actors from the film, investors, academics, Todd Boyd, Ed Guerrero, and Eric Pierson; archival footage and production documents, Infiltrating Hollywood tells the story of The Spook Who Sat by the Door from its inception as a novel to its release and repression.

 

 

 

Screening Time & Venue

 

Time / Date

Venue

Tickets

10:45 AM     Sat, Oct 29

screens with

Laemmle Sunset 5: Theater 5

$12.50 Matinee