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The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin

This documentary traces the life of Tales of the City author Armistead Maupin, from his conservative roots to his rise as an LGBTQ champion.

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... filmmakers Jennifer Kroot and Bill Weber have captured that zest with a joyous filmmaking style of their own: breezy editing, fun '70s graphics and the use of great archival footage from the city's past. It's all great fun, from beginning to end.

The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin celebrates one of the world’s most beloved storytellers, following his evolution from a conservative son of the Old South into a gay rights pioneer whose novels, which include Tales of the City, inspired millions to reclaim their lives.

Director
Jennifer M. Kroot
Cast
Armistead MaupinLaura LinneyJonathan GroffKate BornsteinMargaret ChoAmanda PalmerOlympia DukakisIan McKellen
Genres
Documentary
Country
USA
Available
Jan 8 2018

... filmmakers Jennifer Kroot and Bill Weber have captured that zest with a joyous filmmaking style of their own: breezy editing, fun '70s graphics and the use of great archival footage from the city's past. It's all great fun, from beginning to end.