San Francisco Public Library

Out of the Shadows

Out of the Shadows´╗┐

This short documentary portrait of black gay and transgender men in Washington D.C. is narrated by poet Essex Hemphill. The video played at Frameline in 1990 on the same program as Tongues Untied, a film by Marlon Riggs with Hemphill participating. It was created by a production company called the Washington D.C. Media Project.

runtime: 23:34