Before Stonewall : the making of a gay and lesbian community (VHS tape, 1984) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Before Stonewall : the making of a gay and lesbian community

Before Stonewall : the making of a gay and lesbian community

Author: Greta SchillerRobert RosenbergJohn ScagliottiRita Mae BrownBefore Stonewall, Inc.All authors
Publisher: New York : Cinema Guild, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
A social history of homosexuality in America from the 1920s to 1969, showing how this group has moved from a secret shame to the status of a publicly viable minority group. Traces the beginning of the Gay Liberation Movement from a 1969 police raid on Stonewall Inn, a gay bar in New York City, and the three-day riot that followed.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Greta Schiller; Robert Rosenberg; John Scagliotti; Rita Mae Brown; Before Stonewall, Inc.; Alternative Media Information Center (New York, N.Y.); Cinema Guild.
OCLC Number: 42486405
Notes: Originally broadcast on PBS.
Credits: Cinematographers, Jan Kraepelin, Sandi Sissel, Cathy Zheutlin ; editor, Bill Daughton ; narrator, Rita Mae Brown.
Performer(s): Rita Mae Brown.
Description: 1 videocassette (87 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: produced by Before Stonewall, Inc. in association with Alternative Media Information Center ; executive producer, John Scagliotti ; director, Greta Schiller ; producers, Robert Rosenberg, John Scagliotti, Greta Schiller.

Abstract:

A social history of homosexuality in America from the 1920s to 1969, showing how this group has moved from a secret shame to the status of a publicly viable minority group. Traces the beginning of the Gay Liberation Movement from a 1969 police raid on Stonewall Inn, a gay bar in New York City, and the three-day riot that followed.
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