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  • Non, je ne regrette rien (No Regret)

    Directed by Marlon Riggs • 1993 • United States

    Through music, poetry and quiet, at times chilling, self-disclosure, five HIV-positive Black gay men speak of their individual confrontation with AIDS, illuminating the difficult journey Black men throughout America have made in coping with the per...

  • Black Is . . . Black Ain’t

    Directed by Marlon Riggs • 1994 • United States

    The final film by Marlon Riggs jumps into the middle of explosive debates over Black identity. White Americans have always stereotyped African Americans. But the rigid definitions of “Blackness” that African Americans impose on each other, Riggs as...

  • I Shall Not Be Removed: The Life of M...

    Directed by Karen Everett • 1996 • United States
    Starring Marlon Riggs

    This loving film biography provides a fitting memorial to Marlon Riggs, the gifted, gay, Black filmmaker who died from AIDS in 1994. It traces his development from a precocious childhood in the close-knit African American com...