The Lavender Boys

The Lavender Boys

Historical interest

DVD2010 18 Minutes

An elderly gay couple reflect on changing attitudes to homosexuality.

A short narrative film featuring John and Sid, an elderly gay couple, as they talk about being gay in 1960's Oxford, coming out and family reactions to them, the impact of the Stonewall Riots on the gay rights movements, and their role models and influences. It offers an intimate and personal account of less tolerant times, but also hope for the future.

This programme can be rented on our Video on Demand system for £1.00. For this you can view as often as you like within a 48 hour period of your own choosing.