Brother to Brother

Brother to Brother

Directed by Rodney Evans • 2004 • United States
Starring Anthony Mackie, Roger Robinson, Alex Burns

Thrown out of his home by his homophobic family, Perry (Anthony Mackie), a young art student, finds strength through his friendship with Bruce Nugent (Roger Robinson), an elderly, homeless writer who recounts his life as a Black, gay artist during the Harlem Renaissance and his friendships with legendary figures like Langston Hughes, Aaron Douglas, Wallace Thurman, and Zora Neale Hurston. Vividly evoking the vibrant cultural and intellectual world of the Harlem Renaissance, BROTHER TO BROTHER offers an inspiring portrait of Black queer struggle and achievement across generations.

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Brother to Brother
  • Brother to Brother

    Directed by Rodney Evans • 2004 • United States
    Starring Anthony Mackie, Roger Robinson, Alex Burns

    Thrown out of his home by his homophobic family, Perry (Anthony Mackie), a young art student, finds strength through his friendship with Bruce Nugent (Roger Robinson), an elderly, homeless writer ...

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