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Pay It No Mind: Marsha P. Johnson
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directed by Michael Kasino, fl. 1987; produced by Michael Kasino, fl. 1987 (New York, NY: Redux Pictures, 2012), 55 mins
Marsha P. Johnson was a revolutionary trans activist, Stonewall instigator, Andy Warhol model, drag queen, prostitute, and Saint, as well as a downtown New York City fixture. From the 1960s through her too-soon demise in 1992, Johnson persevered through a life embodied by her middle initial P, which stood for "Pay...
directed by Michael Kasino, fl. 1987; produced by Michael Kasino, fl. 1987 (New York, NY: Redux Pictures, 2012), 55 mins
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Vito
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directed by Jeffrey Schwarz, 1969-; produced by Jeffrey Schwarz, 1969-, Lotti Pharriss Knowles, 1970- and Philip Harrison, fl. 1995-2016, Automat Pictures and Making it Big (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2011), 1 hour 33 mins

On June 27, 1969, a police raid on a Greenwich Village gay bar took a surprising turn when patrons decided it was time to fight back. As a riot erupted outside the Stonewall Inn, a new era in the Gay Rights Movement was born. Vito Russo, a 23-year-old film student, was among the crowd. Over the next twenty years u...

directed by Jeffrey Schwarz, 1969-; produced by Jeffrey Schwarz, 1969-, Lotti Pharriss Knowles, 1970- and Philip Harrison, fl. 1995-2016, Automat Pictures and Making it Big (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2011), 1 hour 33 mins
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Edie & Thea: A Very Long Engagement
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directed by Gréta Olafsdóttir, fl. 1998-2009 and Susan Muska, fl. 1998-2009; composed by Karl Henry, fl. 2009; produced by Susan Muska, fl. 1998-2009 and Gréta Olafsdóttir, fl. 1998-2009, Bless Bless Productions and Sundance Channel (Philadelphia, PA: Breaking Glass Pictures, 2009), 1 hour 1 mins
In the closeted 1960's, two young women met and fell in love and so began the extraordinary tale of Edie and Thea, whose engagement to each other would span more than forty years Directors Susan Muska and Gréta Ólafsdóttir The Brandon Teena Story present a lovingly crafted documentary in which Edia and Thea rec...
directed by Gréta Olafsdóttir, fl. 1998-2009 and Susan Muska, fl. 1998-2009; composed by Karl Henry, fl. 2009; produced by Susan Muska, fl. 1998-2009 and Gréta Olafsdóttir, fl. 1998-2009, Bless Bless Productions and Sundance Channel (Philadelphia, PA: Breaking Glass Pictures, 2009), 1 hour 1 mins
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After Stonewall
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directed by Dan Hunt, fl. 2006, Janet Baus and John Scagliotti; produced by Dan Hunt, fl. 2006 (New York, NY: First Run Features, 1999), 1 hour 28 mins
In 1969 the police raided the Stonewall Inn, a gay bar in New York City's Greenwich Village, leading to three nights of rioting by the city's gay community. With this outpouring of courage and unity the Gay Liberation Movement had begun.After Stonewall, the sequel to Before Stonewall, chronicles the history of les...
directed by Dan Hunt, fl. 2006, Janet Baus and John Scagliotti; produced by Dan Hunt, fl. 2006 (New York, NY: First Run Features, 1999), 1 hour 28 mins
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Silent Pioneers: Gay and Lesbian Elders
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directed by Lucy Winer; produced by Pat Snyder (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1985), 42 mins
“Silent Pioneers” is a ground-breaking film about LGBTQ seniors who lived before the Stonewall Riots in 1969, the turning point in gay history that started the lesbian and gay liberation movement. Living in an era when being queer was not tolerated, these pioneers battled for self-esteem and survival in a "str...
directed by Lucy Winer; produced by Pat Snyder (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1985), 42 mins
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