Human Rights Watch Film Festival Opening Night: "The New Black"

Jan 23
01.23.2014 7:00 pm

6:00pm reception, 7pm Film screening w/ discussion, and 9pm dessert reception.

Q&A with filmmaker Yoruba Richen, and Samantha Masters, film subject

Yoruba Richen, 2013, 82 min.

The New Black tells the story of how the African American community is grappling with lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) rights in light of the marriage equality movement and the fight over civil rights.

Ticket information: $4 MOPA Members, $6 Students/Seniors/Military, $8 General. Festival passes: $15 MOPA Members, $25 Students/Seniors/ Military, $35 General. (Festival passes cover admission to all six festival screenings)

Online ticket sales are no longer available. There are still tickets available at the door.