Before Stonewall & Stonewall Uprising

January 16, 2016 @ 2:00 pm

Consecutive, free screenings of two Stonewall films:

Before Stonewall
This documentary explores the history of the American Gay and Lesbian community dating back to the 1920’s.

1984. USA. 87 min. Not rated. Directed by Greta Schiller and Robert Rosenberg.

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Stonewall Uprising
This film tells the story of the massive police raid of The Stonewall Inn in June 1969 that led to a 3-day riot and launched the Gay Rights Movement.

2010. USA. 80 min. Not rated. Directed by Kate Davis and David Heilbroner.

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These films are shown in celebration of Warhol & Mapplethorpe: Guise & Dolls, and is supported by a gift from Jay Morton and Mike Phillips.

Free admission to films