Bill Gunn

  • Bill Gunn – Stop! (1970)

    1961-1970Bill GunnDramaQueer Cinema(s)USA

    Two married couples make it a foursome when they take an extended holiday in Puerto Rico.Read More »

  • Bill Gunn – Personal Problems (1980)

    1971-1980Bill GunnDramaUSA

    An “experimental soap opera” centered around a Harlem nurse, her husband, her father-in-law, and her lover.

    This entirely African American-conceived and produced ensemble drama is the result of a collaboration of a pair of pioneering Black artists: writer Ishmael Reed and filmmaker Bill Gunn, who wrote and directed the underground classic Ganja & Hess and wrote the screenplay for Hal Ashby’s The Landlord. Originally intended to air on public television in 1980, it went unseen for many yearsRead More »

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