A full length documentary film recounting the events surrounding the widely publicized and controversial raid of a Fort Worth, Texas gay bar in 2009. Following a sordid aftermath, Fort Worth would become a leader in LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender) equality. However, that journey was not smooth and without controversies. Witness history unfold as this film documents that journey from the perspective of eyewitnesses, activists and politicians who helped change the city. Narrated by television icon and Emmy nominated actress, Meredith Baxter. Written by
A night of fear gave a community its voice.
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Programing directors of the FilmOut San Diego Festival choose one film from each year's festival to receive the "Freedom Award". This award honors movies that "inspire our community or make a profound difference in our lives"- FilmOut San Diego. Festival programmers chose Raid of the Rainbow Lounge as the Freedom Award recipient in 2013. See more
Performed by Stoyan Ganev
Written by Stoyan Ganev See more