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Fabulous! : the story of queer cinema

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Summary

An overview of the recent history of gay and lesbian cinema, from Kenneth Anger's pioneering Fireworks (1947) to Ang Lee's Brokeback mountain (2005). Where documentaries about earlier times looked ...

An overview of the recent history of gay and lesbian cinema, from Kenneth Anger's pioneering Fireworks (1947) to Ang Lee's Brokeback mountain (2005). Where documentaries about earlier times looked at the closeted world, "Fabulous!" celebrates films featuring gay characters and those made by out directors on homosexual themes.

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Creator
IFC presents ; in association with Netflix ; an Orchard Films production ; produced and directed by Lisa Ades, Lesli Klainberg ; an IFC Original Production
Format
Videos, Slides, Films
Publication
  • New Almaden, CA : Wolfe Video, [2006]
Physical Details
  • 1 videodisc (82 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences; 4 3/4 in
ISBNs
1932134751, 9781932134759
OCLC
ocm71279937
Credits
  • Todd Haynes, Ang Lee, Jennifer Livingston, Heather Matarazzo, John Cameron Mitchell, Jenni Olson, Rose Troche, Gus Van Sant, John Waters, B. Ruby Rich, Christine Vachon, Stephen Gutwillig, Randy Barbato, Jane Lynch, Dan Bucatinsky, Don Roos, John Cooper
  • Editor, Rachel Reichman ; cinematographers, Ruben O'Malley, John Pirozzi ; music, Ari Gold, Billy Porter, Music Box

  • Originally released as a 2006 documentary.
  • Special features: bonus interviews (Say your name and who you are, First gay film memories, Sex, Christine Vachon, Coming out).
  • DVD; Dolby 2.0.

  • Early Hollywood -- Post Stonewall -- Outrageous cinema -- The 70's & 80's shift -- The AIDS effect -- A place at the table -- The new queer cinema -- By, for & about -- Out of the closet -- A new market -- Community building -- Transgender representation -- Changing times -- Changing landscape