Stonewall Uprising

Reviews

 

Praise for Kate Davis and David Heilbroner's STONEWALL UPRISING

"Astounding...startling! The sense of elation can still be felt."
- Ronnie Scheib, Variety

"GRIPPING...Fresh and fascinating! When the (riot) happens we feel its necessity
in our bones."

- Owen Gleiberman, Entertainment Weekly

"VALUABLE! The most thorough exploration...of what came to be known as gay pride."
- Stephen Holden, The New York Times

"RIVETING…SUPERB”
- Mark Feeney, The Boston Globe

"PICK FOR THE WEEK! Kate Davis and David Heilbroner's taut documentary compellingly evokes the "Rosa Parks moment" of the gay-rights movement."
-TIME Magazine

"CRITICS PICK! This riveting, powerful documentary packs quite a punch, presenting not only a recollection of a pivotal moment in the gay-rights movement, but also a concise history of American attitudes toward homosexuality."
-New York Magazine

"Essential...masterful...pitch-perfect! "
-Arthur Ryel-Lindsey, Slant Magazine

"A wealth of archive footage and eye-witness interviews. . . I laughed, I cried, I loved it."
-Tim Macavoy, Inside Movies

"Stirring...an absolute must-see! You'll swell with gratitude and joy as the pride
spreads like wildfire."

- Metrosource Magazine

"Essential."
- Gary M. Kramer, Gay City News

"Vitally important, fascinating."
- Frank Scheck, Hollywood Reporter

"Outstanding, emotionally and visually rich documentary… delivers plenty of
fascinating archival material."

- Doris Toumarkine, Film Journal International