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The Celluloid closet

Title
The Celluloid closet [videorecording] / Home Box Office presen ts 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
DVD, Videodisc
Series
Sony Pictures classics (Series)
Published/Produced
[Culver City, Calif.] : Columbia TriStar Home Video, c1996.
Description
1 videodisc (ca. 102 min.) : sd., col., with b&w sequences ; 12 in.
Performer
Narrator, Lilly 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
LaserDisc (CLV), Dolby surround stereo sound, digitally mastered ; CX encoded.
Language
Closed-captioned.
Summary
Footage from over 120 films shows the changing face of homosexuality (both male and female) in the movies from cruel stereotypes to covert love to the activist triumphs of the 1990s. Many noted actors, writers and commentators provide funny and insightful anecdotes regarding the history of the role of gay men and lesbians in the movies.
Notes
Based on the book by Vito Russo.
Originally produced for television broadcast in 1996.
Subject headings
Homosexuality in motion pictures.
Feature films.
Films for the hearing impaired
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
0800191528

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Auxiliary Library Facility
Call Number
PN1995.9 .H55 C455 1996a
Location
Auxiliary Library Facility - Media Item (restricted use)