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The celluloid closet

Title
The celluloid closet [videorecording] / Home Box Office presents in association with Channel 4, ZDF/Arte, Brillstein-Grey Entertainment ; in association with Hugh M. Hefner, James C. Hormel, Steve Tisch ; a Telling Pictures production.
Format
Videocassette
Series
Sony Pictures classics (Series)
Published/Produced
Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Video, 1996.
Description
1 videocassette (102 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Performer
Narrator: Lily Tomlin.
Credits
Director of photography, Nancy Schreiber ; editors, Jeffrey Friedman, Arnold Glassman ; story, Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman, Sharon Wood ; narration writer, Armistead Maupin ; music, Carter Burwell ; vocal performance, k.d. lang ; co-producer, Michael Lumpkin ; producer/directors, Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman.
System details
VHS; hi-fi Dolby surround stereo.
Language
Closed-captioned.
Summary
Assembles footage from over 120 films showing the changing face of cinema homosexuality from cruel stereotypes to covert love to the activist triumphs of the 1990s. Many actors, writers and commentators provide anecdotes regarding the history of the role of gay men and lesbians on the silver screen.
Notes
Based on the book by Vito Russo.
Originally produced for television broadcast in 1996.
"Formatted to fit your TV"--Container.
Target audience
Rated R.
Subject headings
Homosexuality in motion pictures.
Films for the hearing impaired
Feature films.
Other contributors
Tomlin, Lily.
Maupin, Armistead.
Epstein, Robert.
Friedman, Jeffrey B.
Hefner, Hugh M. (Hugh Marston), 1926-2017
Hormel, James C.
Tisch, Steve.
Russo, Vito. Celluloid closet.
Home Box Office (Firm)
Channel Four (Great Britain)
Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen.
Association relative à la télévision européenne.
Brillstein-Grey Entertainment.
Telling Pictures.
Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
ISBN
0800187245 :
Standard Identifier
4339682103

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Auxiliary Library Facility
Call Number
PN1995.9 .H55 C455 1996
Location
Auxiliary Library Facility - Stacks, Restricted
Library
Northwest Library (Gary)
Call Number
PN1995.9 .H55 C455 1996
Location
Circulation Desk
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