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On These Shoulders We Stand

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  • Runtime: 1 hr. 15 min.
  • Genres: Documentary


The Stonewall riots in New York City in 1969 are generally regarded as the first salvo in the Gay Rights Movement in America, but of course the struggle hardly began there -- for years gays and lesbians were fighting to live their lives with dignity and without persecution in cities all across the United States, and filmmaker Glenne McElhinney chronicles the early years of the Gay Rights Movement in Los Angeles in this documentary. In On These Shoulders We Stand, men and women who were witnesses to the...more