Before Stonewall Reviews

May 28, 2020
It may sound kind of worthy, but in fact it's an utterly fascinating slice of social history.
July 5, 2019
Join[s] Paris Is Burning (1990) and How to Survive a Plague (2012) in the top tier of documentaries concerning LGBTQ+ history and culture.
June 26, 2019
"Before Stonewall: The Making of a Gay and Lesbian Community..." remains a vital, well-told, if slightly rough-around-the-edges chronicle of LGBTQ history from the early 20th century to 1969's birth of the modern gay rights movement.
January 26, 2006
Its politics are sensible, the life stories touching, warm and funny, and the archive stuff camper than Butlin's empire.
September 18, 2004
A modest and intelligent film.