The Resource Tongues untied, by Marlon Riggs ; producer director, Marlon T. Riggs, (videorecording)

Tongues untied, by Marlon Riggs ; producer director, Marlon T. Riggs, (videorecording)

Label
Tongues untied
Title
Tongues untied
Statement of responsibility
by Marlon Riggs ; producer director, Marlon T. Riggs
Contributor
Cinematographer
Director
Film editor
Performer
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In an experimental amalgam of rap music, street poetry, documentary film, and dance, a gay African-American man expresses what it is like to be gay and black in the United States
Awards note
Berlin Film Festival Teddy Award for Best Documentary, 1990; Los Angeles Film Critics Association Experimental/Independent Film/Video Award, 1990.
Cataloging source
CLE
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photographer editor, Marlon T. Riggs ; associate producer, Brian Freeman
Dewey number
306.766208996073
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed captioned
LC call number
  • HQ76.27.A37
  • E185.625
LC item number
  • T683 2006
  • .T65 2006
PerformerNote
Poetry performance, Essex Hemphill ; cast, Michael Bell, Bernard Branner, Ben Callet, Gerald Davis, Kenneth R. Dixon, Darnell Stephens-Durio, Larry Duckette, Brian Freeman, A.J. Honey, Paul Horrey, David Hunter, Wayson Jones, David Barron Kirkland, Richard Medford, Cornelius Moore, Bryant Navy, Wilie "Ninja", Michael Oatis, Bob Paris, Timothy Riena, Ron Simmons, Britt Tennell, Taalib-Din Shakir, Robert D. Taylor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Riggs, Marlon T
  • Hemphill, Essex
  • Frameline (Firm)
  • Strand Releasing (Firm)
Runtime
55
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American gay men
  • African American gay men
  • Homophobia
  • Racism
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Tongues untied, by Marlon Riggs ; producer director, Marlon T. Riggs, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1989
  • Special features: 1991 interview with director Marlon t. Riggs; Extra scenes; Interviews with filmmaker Isaac Julien, AIDS activist Phill Wilson, spoken word artist Juba Kalamka and cultural critic Herman Gray
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn214094813
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen
Extent
1 videodisc (55 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
712267500529
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
5005-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)214094813
System details
DVD, fullscreen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Tongues untied, by Marlon Riggs ; producer director, Marlon T. Riggs, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1989
  • Special features: 1991 interview with director Marlon t. Riggs; Extra scenes; Interviews with filmmaker Isaac Julien, AIDS activist Phill Wilson, spoken word artist Juba Kalamka and cultural critic Herman Gray
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn214094813
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen
Extent
1 videodisc (55 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
712267500529
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
5005-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)214094813
System details
DVD, fullscreen
Video recording format
DVD

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