Black Is... Black Ain't
Black Is... Black Ain't (1995)

This documentary by filmmaker Marlon Riggs explores issues of black cultural identity in America, intermixing footage of performers like poet Essex Hemphill and choreographer Bill T. Jones with insight and analysis by prominent voices in… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1995
DVD Release Date: January 27, 2009
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Bill Weber
Slant Magazine

A still relevant call for communion among diverse African-American communities, and an elegy for an activist-artist.

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