“This film could help influence the ongoing LGBT civil rights struggle. Everyone should see it.”



“This film is necessary—it adds to a larger dialogue to the injustices of black men and women around the world”



“Out in the Night: New York City’s racism and anti-gay bias plays out on screen”

the guardian


“A Few Potential Oscar Contenders from the L.A. Film Fest”

LA Magazine


“Moving film that smartly makes this personal question universal”

The Examiner


“Out in the Night goes on to show … black bodies are at risk everywhere, especially, as the film makes clear, ‘Out In The Night’.”



“…issues of self-defense and resistance as black women, and more specifically as LGBT people of color who continually face this type of harassment, become the main focus. Who has the right to resist?”

IndieWire | Shadow & Act


“This impassioned social issue documentary serves as a strong indictment of tabloid journalism and a prejudicial legal system.”

Hollywood Reporter


Out in the Night is not a movie; it’s a movement.”

The Bilerico Project