Films

Filmography

Long Train Running: A History of the Oakland Blues (29 minutes, 1982)
Produced & Directed with Peter Webster (Master’s Degree Thesis Project)

Ethnic Notions (56 minutes, 1987)

Tongues Untied (55 minutes, 1989)

Affirmations (10 minutes, 1990)

Anthem (8 minutes, 1991)

Color Adjustment (87 minutes, 1991)

Non, Je Ne Regrette Rien (No Regret) (38 minutes, 1992)

Black Is…Black Ain’t (86 minutes, 1995)

Awards

• California College of Arts and Crafts, Honorary Doctorate
• George Foster Peabody Award, 1992
• National Emmy Award, 1988
• Berlin Film Festival, Best Documentary, 1989
• AMFAR Award for Courage American Film Institute
• Maya Daren Lifetime Achievement Award, 1992
• Sundance Film Festival
• Organization of American Historians, Erik Barnouw Award,1992
• International Documentary Association, Outstanding Achievement Award, 1992
• National Black Programming Consortium, Oscar Micheaux Award, 1992
• Hetrix Martin, Annual Emery Award
• San Francisco International Lesbian and Gay Film Festival, Frameline Award, 1992
• People of Color Against AIDS Network Award
• Los Angeles Film Critics Association
• American Film and Video Festival Black Filmmaker’s Hall of Fame, 1989