The New Black follows six African-American faith leaders to explore how Black, faith, and LGBT communities intersected in Maryland's campaign for marriage equality, where the role of the Black church as the community's institutional pillar took on a whole new dynamic. The film is partnering with Tugg to bring The New Black to local theaters and churches for screenings, starting on National Coming Out Day October 11.
Jeffery Schwarz and Lotti Pharriss Knowles, producer/director and producer respectively of the award-winning HBO documentary Vito, have launched a new Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign to digitize all thirteen episodes of Russo's groundbreaking 1983 TV series Our Time and upload the series to YouTube for free viewing. Find out how you can help!
Linda Bloodworth Thomason‘s feature-length documentary looking into the issue of marriage inequality has been acquired by Virgil Films, which has nabbed all North American rights. The plan is to release Bridegroom later this fall, followed by VOD and DVD rollouts.