Word Is Out

  • Posted by a hidden member.
    Log in to view his profile

    Mar 08, 2012 6:20 PM GMT
    for those who've seen this 1977 documentary, how was it?
    http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0199143/
  • Suetonius

    Posts: 1842

    Mar 08, 2012 8:04 PM GMT
    Not seen it? For those of us who were out at the time, it was a revolutionary film, and contributed in a small way to the changing attitudes toward gays. Most americans in the 70's would rather have seen us all killed off; now that's the view of only a small percentage of the religious fundamentalists. As a film, it is mostly a series of interviews of various gay men (and a few lesbians?) on what their life and personal history was.