July 10, 2011 Posted by admin in Film Related, New News Category Name

Filmmaker Yoruba Richen Receives ITVS Funding

Congrats to filmmaker Yoruba Richen! Yoruba Richen's latest documentary, The New Black, which examines homophobia in the black church, was recently awarded production funds from ITVS. She expects the film to be completed in early 2013.

Richen participates in the Firelight Media Producers' Lab, a mentorship program for talented producers of color. Learn more about Richen here: Yoruba Richen Profile and check out the video below from Harlem Stage where she discusses her film:

photo: Yoruba Richen
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