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Black, Dustin Lance

Overview
Works: 36 works in 198 publications in 6 languages and 5,967 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  Biographical films  Western films  Film adaptations  Political films  Romance films  Crime films  Spy films  Motion pictures 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Narrator, Director, Scenarist, Interviewee, Actor, Author of dialog, 197
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dustin Lance Black
Milk by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

57 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harvey Milk is a middle-aged New Yorker who, after moving to San Francisco, becomes a Gay Rights activist and city politician. On his third attempt, he is elected to San Francisco's Board of Supervisors in 1977, the first openly-gay man to be elected to public office in the United States. The following year, both he and the city's mayor, George Moscone, are shot to death by former city supervisor, Dan White, who blames his former colleagues for denying White's attempt to rescind his resignation from the board. Based on the true story of Harvey Milk
J. Edgar by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

52 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

J. Edgar Hoover was head of the Federal Bureau of Investigation for nearly 50 years. Hoover was feared, admired, reviled and revered, a man who could distort the truth as easily as he upheld it. His methods were at once ruthless and heroic, with the admiration of the world his most coveted prize. But behind closed doors, he held secrets that would have destroyed his image, his career and his life
8 by Dustin Lance Black( Recording )

16 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The play is a powerful account of the case filed by the American Federation for Equal Rights (AFER) in the U.S. District Court in 2010 to overturn Proposition 8, a constitutional amendment that eliminated the rights of same-sex couples to marry in the state of California. Framed around the trial's historic closing arguments in June 2010, 8 provides an intimate look what unfolded when the issue of same-sex marriage was on trial."--Content Reserve web site
Milk : a pictorial history of Harvey Milk by Dustin Lance Black( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles Harvey Milk, one of the first openly gay people to be elected to public office, partially in the words of the people who knew him, and describes the making of the biographical film about him, "Milk."
8 : the Mormon proposition( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A searing indictment of the Mormon Church's historic involvement in the promotion and passage of California's Proposition 8, and the Mormon religion's secretive, decades-long campaign against gay rights
Virginia( Visual )

11 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written and directed by Dustin Lance Black (MILK), VIRGINIA stars Jennifer Connelly as a beautiful yet unhinged single mother who struggles to raise her son Emmett (Harrison Gilbertson) while dreaming of escaping her small Southern boardwalk town. Her long time affair with the very married, Mormon Sherriff Richard Tipton is thrown into question when he decides to run for public office. Things are further complicated when Emmett begins a romantic relationship with Tipton's daughter. Virginia and the town are full of secrets and everyone knows Virginia can only keep things together for so long
Pedro by José Luis Martín Descalzo( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrate the extraordinary life of Pedro Zamora, a young man who, when he found out he was HIV positive at 17, made the courageous decision to dedicate the rest of his life to speaking out about his condition in an attempt to raise awareness about the disease in his community
Hollywood to Dollywood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the fumes of a dream, twin brothers Gary and Larry Lane have written a script with a plum role for one of their idols, Dolly Parton. Having had no luck getting the screenplay into her hands, they embark on a cross-country journey to personally deliver it to her. They set off from Dolly's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame heading east for Pigeon Forge, Tennessee in an RV named Jolene. Features 15 classic Dolly Pardon songs
Brainwave : illusion( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dustin Lance Black won an Academy Award for his screenplay for Milk, about the assassinated gay activist Harvey Milk. Neurobiologist Thomas J. Carew studies how the brain captures, stores and retrieves memory. Together they explore how a screenwriter can both relive and remake history through the medium of film
J. Edgar : the shooting script by Dustin Lance Black( Book )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the face of law enforcement in America for almost fifty years, J. Edgar Hoover was feared and admired, reviled, and revered. But behind closed doors, he held secrets that would have destroyed his image, his career, and his life. Starring Leonardo DiCaprio in the title role
8. equality for some( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A searing indictment of the Mormon Church's historic involvement in the promotion and passage of California's Proposition 8, and the Mormon religion's secretive, decades-long campaign against gay rights
Milk Harvey Milk by Dustin Lance Black( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harvey Milk Milk by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"San Francisco, 1972 : Harvey Milk se présente aux élections municipales. Malgré ses échecs successifs, il s'investit corps et âme dans la vie politique. Enfin élu conseiller municipal en 1977, il devient le héros de la lutte contre les discriminations, surtout celles envers les homosexuels. Ses convictions politiques et son homosexualité vont susciter l'hostilité de Dan White, un politicien conservateur."
Mi nombre es Harvey Milk by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Spanish and English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biografía de Harvey Milk, el primer político abiertamente homosexual elegido para un cargo público en Estados Unidos, en 1977, y que fue asesinado un año después
The journey of Jared Price( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

19-year old Jared Price leaves his home to start a new live in Southern California. He gains employment as a caretaker for a wealthy blind woman, and begins a relaionship with her son. When the relationship becomes personally destructive, Jared is faced with the difficult decision of whether to abandon his stability and risk his heart
Prophet's prey( Visual )

2 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brokeback Mountain by Ang Lee( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1963, a time in the United States when life was simple, straightforward and the lines between the sexes and sex roles were crisply drawn and severely delineated. Ennis Del Mar and Jack Twist find themselves thrown together when they are hired to tend sheep in the remote area of Brokeback Mountain, Wyoming. Because of the job, the two are forced to spend many hours together alone in the wild. Ennis and Jack are inexorably drawn to each other through their proximity, loneliness and through a shared lack of tenderness and emotion in their lives and are emotionally, physically and psychically bonded to each other almost from the start
Pedro : the true story of Pedro Zamora( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrate the extraordinary life of Pedro Zamora, a young man who, when he found out he was HIV positive at 17, made the courageous decision to dedicate the rest of his life to speaking out about his condition in an attempt to raise awareness about the disease in his community
Clint Eastwood : 20-film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

MAMA'S BOY : a story from our americas by Dustin Lance Black( Book )

1 edition published in 2019 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Milk : a pictorial history of Harvey Milk
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Alternative Names
Black, L.

Black, L. 1974-

Dastin Lens Blek

Dastins Lenss Bleks

Dustin Lance Black American screenwriter, director and producer

Dustin Lance Black Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

Dustin Lance Black amerikai forgatókönyvíró, filmrendező, filmproducer

Dustin Lance Black amerykański scenarzysta, reżyser i producent filmowy

Dustin Lance Black cinéaste américain

Dustin Lance Black director de cine estadounidense

Dustin Lance Black guionista, director, productor de cinema i televisió i activista pels drets LGBT estatunidenc

Dustin Lance Black pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Dustin Lance Black sceneggiatore, regista e produttore televisivo statunitense

Dustin Lance Black US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

Дастин Ленс Блек

Дастин Лэнс Блэк американский сценарист, режиссёр, продюсер и ЛГБТ-активист

דסטין לאנס בלאק שחקן אמריקאי

داستین لنس بلک فیلمنامه‌نویس، تدوینگر، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی

더스틴 랜스 블랙

ダスティン・ランス・ブラック

達斯汀·蘭斯·布雷克

Languages
English (160)

German (7)

French (6)

Spanish (4)

Italian (2)

Thai (1)