The making of The New Black was made possible by the generous support of the following organizations:


Arcus Foundation

E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation

Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB)

Chicken & Egg Pictures

Diversity Projects Development Fund of the UAAC

The Fledgling Fund

Frameline Completion Fund

Ford Foundation Just Films


The Funding Network

Gill Foundation

Hartley Film Fund

Human Rights Campaign (HRC)

H. van Ameringen Foundation

Independent Television Service (ITVS)

Jerome Foundation

National Black Justice Coalition (NBJC)

National Black Programming Consortium (NBPC)

New York Community Trust

New York State Council on the Arts

Pare Lorentz

The Philadelphia Foundation

Robert Giard Foundation

Robeson Fund for Independent Media

Sundance Documentary Film Fund

Sundance Institute

Ted Snowdon Foundation

Tribeca Film Institute

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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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