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Out in the night.

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Names: Dorosh-Walther, Blair,
Published: New Day Films, 2014. [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2016.
Topics: African American lesbians - New York (State) - New York. | Lesbians in mass media. | Gay rights - New York (State) - New York. | Sexual harassment - New York (State) - New York. | African American lesbians. | Gay rights. | Sexual harassment.
Regions: New York (State) - New York.
Genres: Streaming videos. | Documentary films.
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520 |aOut in the Night is a documentary that tells the story of a group of young friends, African American lesbians who are out, one hot August night in 2006, in the gay friendly neighborhood of New York City. They are all in their late teens and early twenties and come from a low-income neighborhood in Newark, New Jersey. Two of the women are the focus - gender non-conforming Renata Hill, a single mother with a soft heart and keen sense of humor, and petite femme Patreese Johnson, a shy and tender poet. As they and their friends walk under the hot neon lights of tattoo parlors in the West Village, an older man sexually and violently confronts them. He says to Patreese "let me get some of that" as he points below her waist. When she says that they are gay, the man becomes violent and threatens to "fuck them straight". He spits and throws a lit cigarette. Renata and Venice defend the group and a fight begins, captured by security cameras nearby. The man yanks out hair from Venice's head and chokes Renata. Then, Patreese pulls a knife from her purse and swings at him. Strangers jump in to defend the women and the fight escalates. As the fight comes to an end, all get up and walk away. But 911 has been called and the man involved has been stabbed. Police swarm to the scene as their radios blast out warnings of a gang attack. The women are rounded up and charged with varying degrees of gang assault, assault and attempted murder. Three of the women plead guilty. But Renata, Patreese, Venice and friend Terrain claim their innocence. They are called a "Gang of Killer Lesbians" by the media. In activist circles they become known as The New Jersey 4.
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