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4.5
11 Ratings

Black Is... Black Ain't

Directed by Marlon Riggs
United States, 1994
Documentary, Gay & Lesbian

Synopsis

Though Riggs died before his award-winning film was completed, the end result.explores how myriad factors have collectively shaped the Black experience and questions the meaning of blackness for African Americans of many strata.

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Black Is... Black Ain't Directed by Marlon Riggs

Awards & Festivals

Sundance Film Festival

1995 | Winner: Documentary (Filmmakers Trophy)

San Francisco International Film Festival

1995 | Winner: Bay Area Film & Video - Documentary