Brother To Brother is a 2004 gay movie about a gay art student Perry who suffers homophobia from his community. He befriends a homeless elderly man named Bruce. Bruce turns out to have been an important figure of the Harlem Renaissance. Bruce recalls his relationship with other Harlem Renaissance figures and how it was hard to be a young black gay writer in the 1920s. Perry discovers the challenges of homophobia and racism he now faces are similar to those Bruce underwent.