I wanted to have a place of reference for all of the shows that I’ve seen on Youtube. I think it’s an amazing phenomenon of Black queer media that needs to be documented and supported. I hope you all find some new shows to watch. This isn’t an exhaustive list. Just things I like or found.
*Some of these are from the same channel.
Now playing on the StudvilleTV YouTube Channel, the new web series StudvilleTV…Dating from a studs point of view…whew the Tomfoolery!!!
2. Sunny Reign https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GO-ShXjANhA
Sunny is a young mastermind con artist with an addiction to Reign, her ex girlfriend and partner in crime. Curious about Reign’s sudden return, she agrees to work one last con with her, even though she’s not completely over the relationship. But everything isn’t always what it seems. Everyone has a motive, especially when there’s money to be made…
3. Between Women https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NjYoT2a1ieM
From the Executive Producer and writer Michelle Daniel, of the critically acclaimed short film Broken Silence comes the original series, Between Women. Loved by fans for its raw writing style and vivid charcters, Between Women will send you on an emotion roller coaster that you won’t want to stop riding! Set in the bustling city of Atlanta, we join six friends, also known as the “6-pack”, through their daily lives filled with fun, drama, love, and the tests and trials of everyday living. Go there if you dare..
1. IF I WAS YOUR GIRL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D6LE97xm6lA
(2012): Two urban lesbian couples spiral down hellacious paths involving sex, abuse, and misuse. Starring: Dana Guest, Temper, Rondala Kelly and Alana Mike. Written & Directed by CoquieHughes. Produced by Jeremy M. Jones (84 Minutes). To learn more about CoquieHughes filmworks, go to www.acoquiehughesfilm.com .
2. My Mama Said Yo Mama’s A Dyke https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PLL8wuQbQCo
(2010) Urban mocumentary tale about a group of teens who become fed up with their lesbian moms and decide to enlist them into an uncanny camp that specializes in de-lesbianism. (CoquieHughes: Producer, Writer, Director, and Editor) 80 Minutes. To see more of CoquieHughes filmworks, go to www.acoquiehughesfilm.com
District of Columbia
1. Skye’s the Limit https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bjlwyQIWf_0
Sometimes when you think things are falling apart, they’re really just falling into place.
2. Be Steadwell- Two short films
From Scratch https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4SFIf1xkA1g
First date https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JkphSpDQnYc
Green Bay, Wisconsin
1. Like That https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KIAtAsVgXgM
Part 1: Autumn, in love with Kholet, is dealing with the after math of a hard break up and the realization that while she was dealing with pain, the lover she gave three years to was out living
2. “A” is for Alana https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nN8SSh-Sqys
We All Have Stories to Tell. “A” is for Alana is the first of a 26 part project that will follow life lessons that we all can relate to. Alana, a 16 year young lady, decides that it is time to come clean to her mother who reacts in a manner that is familiar to many. CAN YOU RELATE?
Los Angeles, Ca
1. “Family” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3hAFkrr_I4w
"Family" is the dramedy feature film centering on the lives of a group of closeted lesbian friends who make a pact to come out together within 30 days. written and directed by Faith Trimel it stars, Charyse Monet, Leslie Gilliam, Fadhia Carmelle Marcelin, Mahogany Ratcliffe, Nikki Klecha, Mykee Selkin, Tarina Vershawn, Blanca Avalos
You can rent it on Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Family/dp/B005WGBRQS/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1363737977&sr=8-2&keywords=%22Family%22+lesbian+movie
Las Vegas, Nevada
The Grass is Pinker https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=msGixZZFKGk
Mya catches Lisette cheating. New Lesbian webseries. The Grass Is Pinker
1. Ladies, Lust, Love..https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M5fRCcRsbhs
Please Note: This is a pilot, Changes have been made accordingly. LadiesLustLove, is about women of all walks of life that deal with the act of being. Lesbians, Bi-sexuals, insecurity, down low, confused, party girls, drinkers, deceitful, hustlers, ect. You will be able to relate to one of these women
1. Th3m! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TvYYd5Vq-Yc
Meet Traci, Jasmine, Ali, Nicole, Cameron, Toni and Robbi. Seven women whose interconnected lives are woven into a richly textured tapestry of friendship, sex, love and everything that happens in between.
1. The Peculiar Kind https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=opgOEdEaBYo
The Peculiar Kind is a web series that candidly explores the lives and experiences of queer women of color with eye-opening and unscripted conversations.
New Orleans, Louisiana
1. GirlPlay https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1M8cPCATMrQ
Girl Play will feature eight 15-20 minute episodes of quirky stories about four feminine lesbian women who are focused on finding love, exhilarating careers, and most importantly, their own identities. The series will aim to end common lesbian stereotypes and showcase diversity among feminine lesbian women, as well as initiate dialogue on hot topics in the LGBT community like femme invisibility and gay marriage.
Channing leaves her small town in Virginia to attend college in North Carolina…. Everything is about to change
1. The Lovers and Friends Show https://www.youtube.com/user/luckycharms22j/videos?view=0&flow=grid
You must buy the series on DVD to watch it.
Or you can rent it here:
Season 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xt2Z6ExO-CU
Season 2 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KRg0nMc4D7k
Season 3 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MlKzJ2w7ytw
Lesbian Web Series Filmed in Sunny South Florida. Broadcasting Season 2! New Episodes every Other Week.
*Not exactly Black, but has a Black character and other people of color in the series.
..a story about connection, attraction and navigating between lust and true desire. It’s the story of two girls meeting, clicking, but one is already in a relationship. Still, the two carry on with their “friendship” firmly wrapped up in denial about what they’re really doing - falling in love.
1. Oops https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7amNTbmln6A
Short sketch of the real life drama’s faced in the Urban Lesbian community, set in the West Midlands, UK.
YOLGBTRAPS Lesbian Video Music Countdown
We are a handful of creatives who just so happen to be a part of the LGBT community.
Our goal is to create content that we would like to see whether that be interviews with cool folks, music, vignettes and other art that makes our voice louder in the sea of media.