The New Black

The New Black is a documentary that uncovers the complicated histories of the African-American and LGBT civil-rights movements.

Yoruba Richen Yoruba Richen

Yoruba Richen is a documentary filmmaker who has directed films in the U.S and abroad. Her award-winning documentary, Promised Land, premiered on POV in July 2010 and has screened at festivals... more»


Angela Tucker Angela Tucker

Angela Tucker is a writer, director and Emmy nominated producer. She is series Producer for AfroPoP, co-produced The New Black and produced Pushing the Elephant. Her directorial work includes... more»

"The New Black unfolds as the characters embark on the most  important stage of their lives. It gives voice to people on all sides of the debate and addresses the complexities inherent to the story."

Genre: Documentary