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Stonewall & Woodstock : 50 years on

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  Generation Woodstock is an ABC 20/20 Documentary Event  Special about the youth movements of 1969 that spurred the Woodstock festival and Stonewall riots.  It was 50 years ago  when two groups of young people who had become disillusioned by issues dividing the nation and all the violence surrounding them fought back and creating two … Continue reading



Before Homosexuals : a prequel to Before Stonewall

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  This is the prequel to filmmaker John Scagliotti ‘s Emmy Award Winning ‘Before Stonewall’ (which he produced with Greta Schiller, Robert Rosenberg), which with After Stonewall  now completes the trilogy.. Scagliotti explains that Before Stonewall was made 35 years ago and in that documentary they only went back as far as 1929 because nothing pre-dating … Continue reading



Before Stonewall : a look back at early LGBTQ roots

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  The Emmy Award Winning Documentary ‘Before Stonewall; made in 1984 has been restored and is about to enjoy a theatrical run in June as part of the celebrations to mark the Anniversary of the Stonewall riots considered the pivotal turning point for the LGBTQ community. Directed by Greta Schiller and Robert Rosenberg,  this look … Continue reading



The Queen has had a Facelift and is coming Back

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In 1968, way before Paris is Burning and the ubiquitous Drag Race, filmmaker Frank Simon shot his debut documentary about the 1967 Miss All-America Camp Beauty Pageant.  This glorious piece of cinema verite that captured a group of drag queens vying to be the winner has been lovingly restored in 4K, and thanks to the … Continue reading




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