Inspirational stories of LGBTQ pioneers.

Documentary Shorts 1: LGBTQ Pioneers

Inspirational stories of LGBTQ pioneers.

With a conversation between Cinema St. Louis artistic director Chris Clark and "Taboo Teaching" director Dan Steadman and subject Rodney Wilson.

Films in this Program

Orville + Bob

Orville + Bob
U.S.
English
2019
40 minutes
Alan Griswold

The story of how an unlikely couple met and have remained together, despite seemingly insurmountable differences and societal pressures, for more than 48 years.

Taboo Teaching

Taboo Teaching
U.S.
English
2019
27 minutes
Dan Steadman

A profile of Missouri history teacher Rodney Wilson, who garnered national attention when he came out to his students in the early 1990s and nearly lost his job at Mehlville High School.

Watch Q&A with Filmmaker