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Advance Notice: Gen Silent (Documentary)

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

http://www.rainbowresourcecentre.org/positivespace/