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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 Director
(1989)
Color Adjustment Director
(1992)
(1994)
No Regret Director
(1993)

Filmography

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 2003 In the Life (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- The Art World (2003)
 1994 Black Is... Black Ain't (Documentary)
 1993 No Regret (Short)
 1992 Color Adjustment (Documentary) (as Marlon T. Riggs)
 1991 Anthem (Short)
 1991 P.O.V. (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Tongues Untied (1991)
 1990 Affirmations (Short)
 1989 Tongues Untied (Documentary)
 1986 Ethnic Notions (Documentary)
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Show Show Cinematographer (2 credits)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
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Show Show Self (3 credits)
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2 Biographical Movies | See more »

Alternate Names:

Marlon T. Riggs
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