Tina Mabry (born February 9, 1978) is an American film director and screenwriter from Tupelo, Mississippi. Following the release of her first feature film Mississippi Damned (2009), she was named one of '25 New Faces of Indie Film' by Filmmaker magazine and among the 'Top Forty Under 40' by The Advocate. Mabry was named a James Baldwin Fellow in Media by United States Artists.
Mabry is openly lesbian and married to producer, editor, and manager Morgan R. Stiff. They reside in Los Angeles, California.
Tina Mabry was born in Tupelo, Mississippi, in 1978. After seeing Kimberly Peirce's Boys Don't Cry and Gina Prince-Bythewood's Love & Basketball while an undergrad at the University of Mississippi, she determined she had to go into film and moved to Los Angeles. She received her Masters of Fine Arts in Cinema and Television from the University of Southern California.
Movies & TV shows
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Madeline Scott is a fierce and uncompromising lawyer with a hunger for justice. No one understands the power of freeing an innocent person more than Madeline. She and her brother were wrongly convicte...
Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror
The untold history of Black Americans in Hollywood through their connection to the horror genre, delving into a century of genre films that by turns utilized, caricatured, exploited, sidelined, and fi...
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A dance musical that explores the juxtaposition of several segments of 1980s life and society in New York: the ball culture world, the rise of the luxury Trump-era universe, and the downtown social an...
Police officers, paramedics and firefighters are thrust into the most frightening, shocking and heart-rending situations. Emergency responders have to balance saving vulnerable people with trying to s...
Half the Picture
At a pivotal moment for gender equality in Hollywood, successful women directors tell the stories of their art, lives and careers. Having endured a long history of systemic discrimination, women filmm...
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A woman is followed.
Two sisters, Nova Bordelon and Charley Bordelon, with their teenage son, move to the heart of Louisiana to claim an inheritance from her recently departed father.
The 4%: Film's Gender Problem
The gender gap in Hollywood is a hot-button issue. Both women and men in the entertainment industry share first-person insights, questions, and anecdotes about the place of women in Hollywood.
An American Girl Story - Melody 1963: Love Has to Win
Set in Detroit during the Civil Rights Movement, "An American Girl Story - Melody 1963: Love Has to Win" examines the joyful life and troubled times of an African-American girl whose vivid imagination...
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A successful New Yorkentrepreneur lives a double life as the head of a drug empire that only serves the rich and influential, while also wanting to escape the Underworld and keep his family safe.
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