S1:E4 | The Aggressives – A documentary look at women who prefer to dress and act as men and who participate in NYC’s predominantly African-American lesbian drag balls. (2005)
If She Grows Up Gay – tells the story of a blue collar African-American mother, talks about her pregnancy and raising her daughter with her lesbian lover.
Synopsis: This revealing documentary highlights a blue-collar African-American mother who talks about her relationship with men, her rape, pregnancy, and raising her daughter with her lesbian lover in this intimate look at parenting in 1980s New York City.
Karen (Sloe) Goodman 1983 23 min. USA
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In My Shoes: Stories of Youth with LGBT Parents – In a time when LGBT families are debated and attacked in the media, courts and Congress, from school houses to state houses across the country, five young people who are children of LGBT parents give you a chance to walk in their shoes – to hear their own views on marriage, making change, and what it means to be a family. This film was produced by the COLAGE Youth Leadership and Action Program and directed by Jen Gilomen. http://www.colage.org/
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A Documentary About Lesbians – I use the word ‘documentary” very loosely. It’s more of a discussion. This was a class final created by did with some of my friends. Pretty rough editing, so don’t judge me. I only had 6 weeks. I’d also like to thank everyone that took the time to sit down with me and help me out on such short notice.