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

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

Label
Tongues untied
Title
Tongues untied
Statement of responsibility
producer, director, Marlon T. Riggs
Contributor
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 and Los Angeles Film Critics Association Experimental/Independent Film/Video Award, 1990
Cataloging source
CLE
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photographer and editor, Marlon T. Riggs
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
HQ76.27.A37
LC item number
T683 2008
PerformerNote
Poetry performance, Essex Hemphill
Runtime
55
Technique
live action
Tongues untied, producer, director, Marlon T. Riggs, (videorecording)
Label
Tongues untied, producer, director, Marlon T. Riggs, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • Originally produced in 1989
  • Full screen presentation
  • Bonus features: deleted scenes and outtakes; 1991 interview with the director; interviews with filmmaker Isaac Julien, AIDS activist Phill Wilson, spoken word artist Juba Kalamka and cultural critic Herman Gray
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Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
http://library.link/vocab/discovery_link
{'f': 'http://opac.lib.rpi.edu/record=b3148318'}
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
Video recording format
DVD

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