The Year We Thought About Love
Behind the Scenes of Queer Youth Theater

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Rebecca

What privilege its been to get an intimate peak into the lives of these folks. I felt so invested in each of their stories by the end of the film. Thank you for putting this amazing piece together for the world to appreciate!

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Elizabeth

True Colors director Nick Bazo and two of the actors featured in this film visited our university in 2018 for a screening of this documentary and a talkback session. Both the video and the opportunity to dialogue were an invaluable experience for our students and community alike. Highly ...Read more

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Ellen

I am thrilled to report that in November 2016, Trae, one of the stars from our film, received an award form First Lady Michelle Obama on behalf of the entire theater troupe for excellence in youth arts. This is the first time a LGBTQ youth group received this award. When we asked to film the ...Read more

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Michael

Thank you so much for this. I am a community college instructor who teaches a course called Reflections: Representations of Race, Ethnicity, Gender and Class in Hollywood Movies.
I will be showing your fantastic film to all my students. Thank You again for your courage in making this ...Read more

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Ellen

Thank you Michael for your kind words. I'd love to hear how your students respond to the film! I hope you checked out the free 59-page discussion guide on the film's website. Meanwhile, I am now following BeLong on twitter. Looks like a great organization.

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