The New Black filmmaker Yoruba Richen

June 12, 2014

The New Black: Yoruba Richen Expands the Conversation on Marriage Equality

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Yoruba Richen brings to her films a diverse perspective coming from a multifaceted background, all of which came into play when making her new documentary The New Black. The film…...

December 17, 2013

Independent Lens Announces Winter/Spring 2014 Season

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[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="594"] From Medora.[/caption] We're excited to officially announce the Independent Lens Winter/Spring 2014 lineup, the second half of our current season, presenting a varied selection of independent…...

October 24, 2013

Gotham Awards: Independent Lens Films Nominated for Best Doc and for Audience Award

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Three Independent Lens films, Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey,¬†Blood Brother (which will air on PBS in January), and The New Black (airing next June), are all up for IFP Gotham…...