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Word Is Out: Stories of Some of Our Lives

Film/Video

Image courtesy of Milestone Films
Word Is Out: Stories of Some of Our Lives
Multiple directors, 1977
Sat, Mar 6, 2010 2 PM
“A stunning documentary…unquestionably a landmark film.”—Los Angeles Times

Considered the first feature-length documentary on gay and lesbian identity, Word Is Out presents the lives and struggles of 26 diverse individuals.

Period figures including John Burnside, Sally M. Gearheart, and Harry Hay offer perspectives that challenge common stereotypes of the time. (135 mins., video)

Cosponsored by BRAVO, Equality Ohio, HRC Columbus Steering Committee, Kaleidoscope Youth Center, Ohio State’s GLBT Alumni Society, Ohio State’s Multicultural Center, and Stonewall Columbus.

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