Y? Chromosome will examine hypermasculinity, homophobia, and heterosexism in the African American community and the concept of masculinity at large by combining expert interviews with first-person testimonials. It will expound the controversial themes of traditional manhood, the construct of the Strong Black Man, dual-identity development, and homophobia in the Black church. Utilizing a cinema vÃ©ritÃ© style, the camera will follow four characters whose journey is closely related with each theme. The audience will now be able to put faces to phobias and realize that a MAN is central to huMANity, regardless of his sexual orientation.