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Year
1989
Runtime
55 min.
Director
Marlon Riggs
Genre
Documentary
Rating *
6.6
Votes *
690
Checks
569
Favs
31
Dislikes
20
Favs/checks
5.4% (1:18)
Favs/dislikes
2:1
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  1. Dimitris Psachos Springer's avatar

    Dimitris Psachos Springer

    Thank Internet Archive for providing this slam-poetry-visual-essay pearl for free!

    https://archive.org/details/Tongues.Untied.1989.480p.MPEG4.Visual.MP3.SPA
    2 years 9 months ago
  2. clera's avatar

    clera

    I love this film. Highly poetic, performative. 7 years 7 months ago
  3. nbats's avatar

    nbats

    https://noodlemagazine.com/watch/106073336_456239587 9 months 2 weeks ago
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  1. This movie ranks #18 in Slate's The Black Film Canon
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  2. This movie ranks #63 in BFI Flare's The Best LGBTQ+ Films of All Time
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    63
  3. This movie ranks #91 in BFI's 100 American Independent Films
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  4. This movie ranks #97 in Harvard's Suggested Film Viewing: Non-Fiction Films
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  5. This movie ranks #101 in BFI's 100 Documentary Films
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  6. This movie ranks #143 in Sight & Sound's The Greatest Documentaries of All Time
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    143
  7. This movie ranks #590 in TSPDT's 1,000 Greatest Films: 1001-2000
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    590
  8. This movie ranks #810 in 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die
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  9. This movie ranks #1297 in The Criterion Collection
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