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.
Did You Know?
At the invitation of the U.S. State Department, Raid of the Rainbow Lounge screened in October 2012 to a delegation of 16 visitors from all over Europe participating in the State Department's International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) focusing on "Advocating for Human and Civil Rights for the LGBT Community". See more
Shine On (Constantine Club Mix)
Performed by Rachel Panay
Written by Rachel Panay, Alan Glass, and Sandi Strmljan See more