Writer-Director Cheryl Dunye Signs With Echo Lake Management & APA

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Cheryl Dunye (The Watermelon Woman, Stranger Inside) has signed with Echo Lake Management and APA. Dunye, who is currently directing episodes of Ava DuVernay’s Queen Sugar for OWN, emerged as part of the “New Queer Cinema” wave of young filmmakers in the 1990s. Dunye has made over 15 films including Mommy Is Coming, The Owls, My Baby's Daddy, and HBO's Stranger Inside, which garnered her an Independent Spirit award nomination for Best Director. Her debut…