Bless their Little Hearts is a 1984 classic film directed by Billy Woodberry. It was honored by being selected for the National Film Registry by the Library of Congress. The restoration was carried out by Ross Lipman for the UCLA Film and Television Archive with funding by The National Film Preservation Foundation and The Packard Humanities Institute. Digital restoration by Milestone Film & Video with Re-Kino in Warsaw, Poland. In this scene actress Kaycee Moore playing the part of Andais Banks with Nate Hardman as Charlie Banks. Kaycee Moore also starred in Killer of Sheep and Daughters of the Dust.

Bless Their Little Hearts

Wednesday, May 17 - Thursday, May 25, 2017

New digital restoration!

Joblessness exacts a devastating toll on a married couple and their children in this rarely-seen masterwork of the “L.A. Rebellion,” written and shot by Charles Burnett and starring KILLER OF SHEEP’s Kaycee Moore. Plus director Billy Woodberry’s 1980 short THE POCKETBOOK, newly restored.

Additionally, Charles Burnett’s KILLER OF SHEEP, celebrating its 40th anniversary and new on DCP, returns to IFC Center screens on Wed May 17 – tickets are on sale now!

  • Country USA
  • Year 1983
  • Running Time 82 minutes
  • Director Billy Woodberry