Taking a sobering look at aging in the LGBT community, Gen Silent is a 2010 documentary fils directed and produced by Stu Maddox. The documentary follows the lives of 6 LGBT seniors living in the Boston area who must choose if they will hide their sexuality in order to survive in the long-term health care system. It premiered at the Boston LGBT Film Festival and has won numerous awards at others.
Watch the trailer, and then mark your calendar: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fV3O8qz6Y5g
- June 8 at 2 p.m. with panel discussion to follow
- Gas Station Arts Centre
- Free – donations welcome
Presented by RRC’s LGBTT 55+ Positive Space Initiative & Reel Pride