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Year
1989
Runtime
55 min.
Director
Marlon Riggs
Genre
Documentary
Rating *
6.6
Votes *
690
Checks
493
Favs
21
Dislikes
19
Favs/checks
4.3% (1:23)
Favs/dislikes
1:1
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  1. clera's avatar

    clera

    I love this film. Highly poetic, performative. 6 years 8 months ago
  2. 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
    1 year 10 months ago
  3. andype's avatar

    andype

    You can do what you wanna do... Important movie, especially for some ignorant people all over the world. Though these rather couldn't understand the issues. 2 years 8 months 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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  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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  7. This movie ranks #674 in TSPDT's 1,000 Greatest Films: 1001-2000
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  8. This movie ranks #811 in 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die
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