Mon, Jun 17 | Heritage House Arts & Civic Center

STONEWALL UPRISING: Year That Changed America

When police raided the Stonewall Inn, a popular gay bar in Greenwich Village on June 28, 1969, the street erupted into violent protests that lasted for the next six days. The Stonewall riots, as they came to be known, marked a major turning point worldwide in the modern gay civil rights movement.
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STONEWALL UPRISING: Year That Changed America

Time & Location

Jun 17, 2019, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM EDT
Heritage House Arts & Civic Center, 1428 Jenkins Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37421, USA

About the event

Heritage House celebrates Gay Pride Month with three special film presentations, beginning with STONEWALL UPRISING, the acclaimed film documenting the birth of the Gay Rights movement with the violent confrontations between June 28TH and July 1ST of 1969. Directed by Kate Davis and David Heilbroner, the film won the Audience Award for Best Documentary at the OutFlix Film Festival in 2010 as well as being nominated for the Dorian Award by the Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA) in 2011.

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