Stonewall uprising [videorecording] / produced and directed by Kate Davis and David Heilbroner ; written by David Heilbroner ; a Q-Ball Productions film for American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; WGBH Boston.
Based on: Stonewall : the riots that sparked the gay revolution by David Carter.
Edited by Kate Davis ; filmed by Buddy Squires ; music composed by Gary Lionelli.
Originally broadcast as an episode of the television program The American Experience.
Explores the dramatic event that launched a worldwide rights movement. When police raided a Mafia-run gay bar in Greenwich Village, the Stonewall Inn on June 28, 1969, gay men and women did something they had not done before: they fought back. As the streets of New York erupted into violent protests and street demonstrations, the collective anger announced that the gay rights movement had arrived.
DVD, NTSC, 5.1 surround.
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).