Arthur Dong Collection
With over 100 international film excellence awards to his name the full scope of Arthur Dong's talent and integrity is brought to light in this exceptional 3-DVD Box Set. Famous for his intensely compassionate and wonderfully crafted stories this collection of critically acclaimed and award-winning films powerfully illustrates the many sides and faces of the gay rights struggle in America and dramatically reveals the social consequences of individual actions in America's 20th century culture wars over gay and lesbian issues. The Arthur Dong Collection Includes: COMING OUT UNDER FIRE: Based on Allan Berube's award-winning book this internationally acclaimed film shoots to the heart of today's "Don't Ask Don't Tell" controversy to uncover the hidden truths of the American military's persecution of gay and lesbian service members during World War II. FAMILY FUNDAMENTALS: With a rare gift for unflinching impartiality Dong delves into the lives and attitudes of fundamentalist families who are actively opposed to gays despite having gay offspring themselves. LICENSED TO KILL: The first film to explore anti-gay violence through the eyes of the perpetrators themselves Dong takes US on a frightening journey into the minds of young men whose contempt for homosexuality led them to murder. Over Four Hours of Bonus Features Include: *Full-length Theatrical Versions Digitally Re-mastered *11 Previously Unreleased Interviews *Filmmaker Interviews *10 Deleted and Extended Scenes *Music Selections *Composers' Biographies and Comments *Historical Documents and Timelines *Illustrated Booklets.
|Run Time:||223 minutes|