San Diego Gay & Lesbian News: “The New Black” kicks off Human Rights Watch Film Festival at MOPA

January 23, 2014

SAN DIEGO – A documentary on the fight for marriage equality in Maryland leads off the Human Rights Watch Film Festival, given the prestigious spot as the opening night selection on Thursday, Jan. 23 at the Museum of Photographic Arts in Balboa Park.

“The New Black” – directed by Yoruba Richen – looks at the rapidly changing views on same-gender marriage from an African-American perspective.

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The New Black


The New Black is a documentary that tells the story of how the African-American community is grappling with the gay rights issue in light of the recent gay marriage movement and the fight over civil rights. Continue Reading

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