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When love is gay

Author: Laurent Gagliardi; Eric Michel; Jacques Vallee; National Film Board of Canada.
Publisher: Montreal National Film Board of Canada 1995.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explodes myths about gay love. It explores relationships between men--from long-standing monogamous partnerships to brief encounters. Men of all ages talk openly about their homosexuality, and the difficulty of self-acceptance in a straight, often homophobic society. They speak of sensuality, and their determination to love freely. Their life experiences compile an oral history of an evolving gay culture. Intimate  Read more...
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Laurent Gagliardi; Eric Michel; Jacques Vallee; National Film Board of Canada.
OCLC Number: 270878122
Notes: Documentary.
Issued originally in French in 1994 under the title: Quand l'amour est gai.
Credits: Director/script, Laurent Gagliardi; producer, Éric Michel; Jacques Vallée; camera, André Luc Dupont; sound, Yves Gendron; editing, Suzanne Allard; sound editing, André Chaput; music, Richard Lord.
Description: 1 videocassette (48 min. 47 sec.) : sd., col.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Quand l'amour est gai.

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Explodes myths about gay love. It explores relationships between men--from long-standing monogamous partnerships to brief encounters. Men of all ages talk openly about their homosexuality, and the difficulty of self-acceptance in a straight, often homophobic society. They speak of sensuality, and their determination to love freely. Their life experiences compile an oral history of an evolving gay culture. Intimate interviews alternate with action scenes: a steamy dance floor in Montreal's gay village, sexual tension inside a sauna, the gay community center, a gay ex-policeman lecturing to future officers. A pivotal love scene confirms that tenderness knows no gender. A documentary with a broad emotional sweep, When Love Is Gay allows viewers to look at their own reactions to the people and situations on screen. This film contains explicit sexual scenes.

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