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Out in the Silence [DVD]

Filmmaker Joe Wilson returns to his hometown of Oil City, Pa., after his wedding announcement appears in his small hometown newspaper causes controversy, and he receives a plea for help from the mother of a gay teen who is being tormented in school. Challenges viewers to rethink their values and close the gaps that divide communities on this controversial issue.

Format: DVD
Summary: Filmmaker Joe Wilson returns to his hometown of Oil City, Pa., after his wedding announcement appears in his small hometown newspaper causes controversy, and he receives a plea for help from the mother of a gay teen who is being tormented in school. Challenges viewers to rethink their values and close the gaps that divide communities on this controversial issue.
Title: Out in the silence [DVD] / produced and directed by Joe Wilson and Dean Hamer ; produced by QWaves Documentaries ; presented by Penn State Public Broadcasting.
Publisher Date: [Washington, D.C.] : Distributed by Garden Thieves Pictures, [2010]
Subject: Homosexuality -- Pennsylvania -- Oil City -- Public opinion. Homophobia -- United States Discrimination -- United States Same-sex marriage -- United States Gays -- Violence against -- United States. Small cities -- United States. Oil City (Pa.)
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Call Number: 306.848 Out
Oclc: 539314870
Upc: 884501213790
Bib Id: 358489

Format: DVD
Summary: Filmmaker Joe Wilson returns to his hometown of Oil City, Pa., after his wedding announcement appears in his small hometown newspaper causes controversy, and he receives a plea for help from the mother of a gay teen who is being tormented in school. Challenges viewers to rethink their values and close the gaps that divide communities on this controversial issue.
Title: Out in the silence [DVD] / produced and directed by Joe Wilson and Dean Hamer ; produced by QWaves Documentaries ; presented by Penn State Public Broadcasting.
Publisher, Date: [Washington, D.C.] : Distributed by Garden Thieves Pictures, [2010]
Description: 1 videodisc (56 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects: Homosexuality -- Pennsylvania -- Oil City -- Public opinion.
Subjects: Homophobia -- United States
Subjects: Discrimination -- United States
Subjects: Same-sex marriage -- United States
Subjects: Gays -- Violence against -- United States.
Subjects: Small cities -- United States.
Subjects: Oil City (Pa.)
Genre: Documentary films
Genre: Biographical films
Genre: Nonfiction films
Genre: Feature films
Other Author: Wilson, Joe, 1964-
Other Author: Hamer, Dean H.
Other Author: Qwaves Documentary Films
Other Author: Penn State Public Broadcasting
Other Author: Garden Thieves Pictures
Notes: Originally produced in 2009.
Notes: Documentary.
Notes: Bonus materials: Additional scenes; expert interviews ; theatrical trailer (ca. 28 min.)
Notes: Editor, Nels Bangerter ; score, Joel Douek ; camera, Dean Hamer.
Notes: Joe Wilson, Dean Hamer, CJ Bills, Kathy Springer, Mark & Diane Micklos, Roxanne Hitchcock, Linda Henderson, Diane Gramley.
Notes: DVD, region 1, NTSC.
Notes: Closed-captioned.
Contents: Joe's story -- CJ at school -- The Micklos' and Diane Gramley -- Roxanne -- CJ and Kathy at home -- History of Oil City -- Oil heritage parade -- Problems at school -- Cleanup day -- Me being me -- Linda and Roxanne -- CJ's first car -- Lunch with the Micklos' -- CJ's home movies -- The Latonia -- Football game -- Joe speaks to the school board -- They're coming to town -- The Dahles -- Homosexual agenda -- Talking with Micklos -- The hearing -- Truman -- Youth perspective -- Army of helpers -- Anti-discrimination training -- Latonia grand opening -- Gramley's goodbye -- We have a friendship -- CJ's new car.
Web Site: http://wpsu.org/outinthesilence/ Connect to material related to this title online.
Web Site: http://wpsu.org/outinthesilence/ Connect to material related to this title online.
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Medium: [DVD]
Call Number: 306.848 Out