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Black Is... Black Ain’t

+ intro by programmer Rico Johnson-Sinclair

Marlon T Riggs directly addresses issues with misogyny and homophobia in the Black community.

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USA 1994
Dir Marlon T Riggs
87min
Digital

Marlon T Riggs’ final film, made as he died from AIDS-related complications, directly addresses issues with misogyny and homophobia in the Black community that still exist to this day. Interviews with Marlon himself, from his hospital bed, are interspersed throughout the film and serve as testimony to the work we need to do to be truly united.

+ Short film to be announced

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