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FILM | "Shoulders to Stand On: The LGBT History of Rochester"


Come out in remembrance of the men and women who had the courage to stand up for their right to love whomever they choose. "Shoulders to Stand On: The LGBT History of Rochester," directed by Kevin J. Indovino, tells the story of a city that has always been at the forefront to encourage social change and justice. The documentary condenses over 375 hours of interviews and more than 100 participants into a 90 minute film to bring you through the journey of these men and women.

The film will be shown on Monday, April 28, 7:30 p.m. at MuCCC Theater, 142 Atlantic Avenue. The screening will be a pay-what-you wish benefit for GAGV and MuCCC — there is a suggested $5 donation. Tickets can be ordered online or by calling 866-811-4111 (a service charge of $1 will be added to phone calls), or online through