Putney Swope

An arthouse classic recently accepted into the National Film Registry. A vital provocation on race, pop culture and America. When a Madison Avenue firm's token black executive is unintentionally voted board chairman, he makes radical changes in the name of Truth and Soul.

The board of directors of an ad agency must elect a new chairman. In the maneuvering to make sure that enemies don't get votes, they accidentally cast their ballot for the board's token black man.