Cured – Pride Week Film

Ala-Malmin tori 1, 00700 Helsinki
Malmitalo

A documentary about a small group of impassioned activists on their way towards an unexpected victory.

A documentary about a small group of impassioned activists on their way towards an unexpected victory.

Cured takes viewers inside the campaign that led to a pivotal yet largely unknown moment in the struggle for LGBTQ equality: the American Psychiatric Association’s 1973 decision to remove homosexuality from its manual of mental illnesses. Combining eyewitness testimony with newly unearthed archival footage, the film reveals how a small group of impassioned activists achieved this unexpected victory.

USA, 2020
Direction: Patrick Sammon & Bennett Singer
Genre: Documentary
Duration: 1h 20 min
Age rating: 12+
Language: English, no subtitles

Pride Week Films:
Tue 28 June: A Perfectly Normal Family
Wed 29 June: Cured
Thu 30 June: Breaking Fast

閉じる