New Realities / International premiere

Before You Know It

  • PJ Raval /
  • USA /
  • 2013 /
  • 112 mins

Documentary / English

Three totally absorbing gay lives; a sterling documentary.

Portraits of three American gay men who are over 65. An African-American in Harlem bonds with other gay men of colour, keeping under the radar in a traditionally homophobic community. A Southerner, after the death of his wife, starts wearing women’s clothes and moves to a senior facility on the West Coast, where he is totally accepted. Finally, the owner of a gay bar in Galveston, Texas, leads a giddy, partying, Tennessee Williams life. A rich, dense, captivating film.

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