Losing Ground

Losing Ground

1982, NR, 87 min. Directed by Kathleen Collins. Starring Seret Scott, Bill Gunn, Duane Jones, Billie Allen, Maritza Rivera.

REVIEWED By Marjorie Baumgarten, Thu., March 23, 2000

A marital crisis between a philosophy professor and her artist husband erupts when the painter's model enters the equation and forces a re-examination of sexual emotions. Part of the film's originality lies in its portrayal of black middle-class artists and academics. The short film, "Back Inside Herself," directed by Saundra Sharp, also screens.

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Losing Ground, Kathleen Collins, Seret Scott, Bill Gunn, Duane Jones, Billie Allen, Maritza Rivera

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