The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin
If you loved the Tales of the City series, you’ll definitely want to see this documentary about Armistead Maupin, the storytelling genius who created Michael Mouse, Mary Ann and the beloved Mrs. Madrigal. This remarkable documentary follows the renowned author’s evolution from a conservative son of the Old South into a gay rights pioneer whose novels inspired millions to re-claim their lives. The film includes interviews with Sir Ian McKellen, Laura Linney, and Olympia Dukakis.
Preceded by the short film:
Any Other Day (Connecticut Premiere)
Directed by Srikant Ananthkrishnan & Vikrant Dhote, 2015, India, 12 min, In Marathi with English subtitles
It was just another night out for Kabir and Arnav. But their lives take a dangerous turn when two homophobic cops decide to make a spectacle of them. That is, until a surprising someone arrives and is fiercely determined to turn the tables.