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American Experience: Stonewall Uprising
     

American Experience: Stonewall Uprising

Director: Kate Davis, David Heilbroner

Cast: Kate Davis, David Heilbroner

 
This historical documentary tells the story of the infamous Sonewall Uprising -- a police raid launched on a Mafia-run gay bar in Greenwich Village in the early '60s -- not for its ties to the Mafia, but for its ties to the gay community. Saddled with prejudice and oppression at every other turn in conservative society, the gays and lesbians did something

Overview

This historical documentary tells the story of the infamous Sonewall Uprising -- a police raid launched on a Mafia-run gay bar in Greenwich Village in the early '60s -- not for its ties to the Mafia, but for its ties to the gay community. Saddled with prejudice and oppression at every other turn in conservative society, the gays and lesbians did something unprecedented in response to the raid, by fighting back.

Product Details

Release Date:
04/26/2011
UPC:
0841887014038
Original Release:
2011
Rating:
NR
Source:
Pbs (Direct)
Region Code:
1
Time:
1:30:00
Sales rank:
15,035

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Disc #1 -- American Experience: Stonewall Uprising
1. Homosexuality in the 1960s [8:17]
2. Social and Legal Consequences [12:08]
3. Paradise in Greenwich Village [9:44]
4. Dodging the Authorities [12:16]
5. A Time of Rebellion [6:45]
6. An Uprising at the Stonewall [11:03]
7. Strength in Numbers [5:59]
8. A Movement Is Born [8:25]
9. The First Gay Pride Parade [8:39]

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