Looking For Langston

  |  Buy to Own: 27/06/2005
  |  Watch Now: 04/02/2015
  |  45 min
Rated 15 by the BBFC
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Documentary directed by Isaac Julien about the acclaimed gay black poet Langston Hughes, part of the avant-garde 'Harlem Renaissance' of the 1920s. Featuring original archive footage of the period and the famous Cotton Club where Langston would read his poetry, the documentary also features the work of other cultural figures such as writer James Baldwin and photographer Robert Mapplethorpe.