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Uses interviews and vintage footage to revisit this lost corner of recent cultural history. Directed by Linda Goode Bryant; codirected by Laura Poitras Videocassette release of a documentary broadcast June 17, 2003 on PBS's Point of View television program. DVD X4005 Video/C 9863 Recounts the experiences of Canadian lesbian women in the 1950's and 1960's who sought romance in gay beer parlours and bars. She had no reason to expect that in the last year of her life, after she was diagnosed with terminal cancer, that her final battle for justice would be for the woman she loved. Contents: Dyketactics (1974, 4 min.) -- Multiple Orgasm (1976, 10 min.) -- Double Strength (1978, 16 min.) -- Women I Love (1976, 27 min.) 57 min. DVD X1258 [preservation copy]; vhs Video/C 2741 From an extraordinary body of archival footage -- some dating back to the 19th century -- of sports films, military films, vintage stag reels and lesbian angst dramas this film explores lesbian images from 1896 until 1969. Video/C 6225 A look at the social and political conditions for gay and lesbian people in present-day South Africa. Also includes more than 100 photographs of lesbians when they were young girls and archival footage from educational films and home movies.
The sensation of the hippie movement in San Francisco, they were described as "hippie and freak drag queens," people who were allowed to live at the end of their imaginations. Produced and directed by Lisa Ades, Lesli Klainberg. With archival footage and an exuberant sound track film explores ethical and philosophical questions that the AIDS crisis provokes. Video/C 3724 Combining rare footage and interviews this documentary surveys the art and lives of various closeted lesbian women artists from different segments of the 20th century: Victorian photographer Alice Austen, Weimar collagist Hannah Hoch, and present day painter Nicole Eisenman. The clashes expose prejudice and self-interest on both sides, as well as the common dream to have a home to call your own. Video/C 3206; also contained in Video/C 4664 Detective Lieutenant Laurel Hester spent 25 years investigating tough cases in Ocean County, New Jersey, protecting the rights of victims and putting her life on the line. Video/C 2740 A collection of four films, including the landmark Dyketactics, the first lesbian lovemaking film to be made by a lesbian. Her story is woven between interviews with twenty adult lesbians who recount moments from their own childhoods. Focusing on pervading images prior to Stonewall, the film exposes popular representations of lesbian culture. Performed at the University of California, Berkeley, on May 13, 1993. Video/C 3228 A compilation of selections from motion pictures produced between 19 which examine the theme of homosexual relationships.
Packed with interviews and an array of film clips from the genre, this documentary celebrates more than half a century of queer independent filmmaking. Video/C 7624 Filmed over a 4 year period, "Flag Wars" is a poignant account of the politics and pain of gentrification. Video/C 7625 Mixes documentary and fiction to create a portrait of lesbian adolescence in 1960's America. Gore Vidal makes an appearance and sounds a modern tone in the depths of this 40-year old stopped time piece, but his insights and observations are cut into pieces amidst much broader coverage of insistent anti-homosexual psychologists on the one hand and shadowy interviews with male homosexuals. DVD 8569 A biographical examination of the life of Harry Hay, labor organizer, Marxist teacher, and founding member of the Mattachine Society, one of the first gay rights organizations in the United States. With less than six months to live, Laurel refuses to back down when her elected officials -- the Ocean County Freeholders -- deny her request to leave her pension to Stacie, an automatic option for heterosexual married couples. DVD X3241 Part documentary, part concert film and part traditional comedy starring New York stand-up comedian Greg Walloch. DVD 5027 Goes behind the scenes with porn stars, a Penthouse photographer, ad execs and purveyors of adult sex toys to explore lesbian relationships. Video/C 7624 A collection of six films (1974-1987) spanning the career of this filmmaker. Special features: interview with Barbara Hammer, archival photo gallery, director biography, essay "The colonized lesbian body" by Barbara Hammer. Barbara Hammer weaves striking images of the sexual activities of four gay and lesbian couples with footage that unearths the forbidden and invisible history of a marginalized people. Their stories are interwoven with a fictional love story and set against the tabloids and pulp novels of the time and illustrate the stereotypes and intolerance they faced. The film chronicles Laurel's struggle to transfer her earned pension to her domestic partner, Stacie Andree. Focusing on pervading images prior to Stonewall, the film exposes popular representations of lesbian culture. DVD X3999 Explores eroded emulsions and images for lost vestiges of lesbian and gay culture. Features interviews and historical background on the country's transformation into an open society for gay people. She strongly feels that these problems also affected the sexual relationship with her lesbian companion. Leading media scholars provide the historical and cultural context for exploring the implications of these new representations for political and cultural meanings. Accompanied by her long time friend, Sweet Baby J'ai, Bobbie takes us on a trip down a very steamy memory lane, through photographs and vivid memories of many decades living her life as an out lesbian in New York City and Los Angeles. DVD X7077 A conversation with Brian Mc Naught: syndicated columnist, author, counselor, and lecturer. DVD 5093 Filmmaker Joe Wilson returns to his hometown of Oil City, Pa., after the appearance of his same-sex wedding announcement in his small hometown newspaper causes controversy, and he receives a plea for help from the mother of a gay teen who is being tormented in school. The result is a film which examines our own complicity in this struggle. The film is geared toward at-risk youth across the world, as well as their families, friends, and teachers. DVD X9156 Five individuals make the courageous and life-altering decision to come out as a lesbian, gay, or transgender, after the age of 55. And what was the turning point that caused each of them to openly declare their sexuality? Executive producer, Peter Adair; producer, Nancy Adair; director, Andrew Brown. In: Between the sheets, in the streets : queer, lesbian, and gay documentary / Chris Holmlund and Cynthia Fuchs, editors. U63 1997) A video autobiography that dares much and bares all, with intimate scenes of loving that range from friendship to marriage to brief encounters of the passionate kind. Individuals from such diverse origins as Japanese, Bolivian, and Cherokee; as well as religions such as Mormon, Catholic, Hindus and others share intimate accounts of how their children revealed that they're homosexual and discuss their responses. This program is devoted to these articulate couples who celebrate their bond solemnly.c1991. DVD 2431 The filmmaker documents her personal journey through illnesses, surgeries and problems she encounters with the medical establishment. DVD 4700 This is the first in-depth documentary film to cast a critical eye over the growth of gay images on television. Video/C 5709 Nearing 100 years old, Bobby Staff whimsically exposes a rare and revealing insight into the romantic life of a butch lesbian born in 1913. In his own way he comes to terms with the news in front of Grenier's camera. Video/C 2693 This documentary seeks, once and for all, to destroy misconceptions, fears, and myths about the LGBTQ community. Also tells the story of Kelli Peterson, a high school student in Salt Lake City, Utah, and her struggle to cope with being lesbian in a sometimes hostile society and to establish a Gay-Straight Alliance club at East High School in Salt Lake City. Making guest appearances are Mistress Formica, Deee-lite, the Duelling Bankheads, Ru Paul and the dyvine Lypsinka." [from HBO website, Jim Byerley]1995. Video/C 4173 Interviews with 26 men and women of all ages and cultures who are members of America's gay communities. "Walking on Tippy Toes: Lesbian and Gay Liberation Documentary of the Post Stonewall Period, 1969-84. Video/C MM435 Connected by having a son or daughter who is gay, parents across the country discuss their experiences. DVD X4056 Various gay and lesbian couples who chose to publicly commit their love for one another in a wedding ceremony are interviewed.