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Marlon Riggs (1957–1994)

Marlon Riggs was born on February 3, 1957 in Texas, USA. He was a director and producer, known for Tongues Untied (1989), Color Adjustment (1992) and Black Is... Black Ain't (1994). He died on April 5, 1994 in Oakland, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Tongues Untied
Tongues Untied Director
(1989)
Color Adjustment
Color Adjustment Director
(1992)
Black Is... Black Ain't
(1994)
Ethnic Notions
Ethnic Notions Director
(1986)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (10 credits)
 2003 In the Life (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- The Art World (2003)
 1994 Affirmations (Short)
 1994 Black Is... Black Ain't (Documentary)
 1993 Anthem (Short)
 1993 Non, Je Ne Regrette Rien (Short)
 1992 Color Adjustment (Documentary) (as Marlon T. Riggs)
 1991 P.O.V. (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Tongues Untied (1991)
 1989 Tongues Untied (Documentary)
 1986 Ethnic Notions (Documentary)
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 1993 Anthem (Short) (producer)
 1992 Color Adjustment (Documentary) (producer - as Marlon T. Riggs)
 1986 Ethnic Notions (Documentary) (producer)
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 1993 Anthem (Short)
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 1992 Color Adjustment (Documentary) (as Marlon T. Riggs)
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 1989 Tongues Untied (Documentary)
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 1989 Tongues Untied (Documentary)
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Marlon T. Riggs
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