Essay

Improvisational Jamming: The Process and Production of Personal Problems

By Nicholas Forster

A detailed look at the long, fascinating history of Bill Gunn‘s groundbreaking soap opera.

Past Screening

Personal Problems

Directed by Bill Gunn

Gunn teamed with writer Ishmael Reed and producer Steve Cannon to make this exceptional ensemble piece shot on video circa 1980 that explores black working-class life in NYC.

Last available Jul 17 2020