Vito Russo and the Flicks

The Rainbow Minute celebrates this weekend’s Reel Pride Richmond with a series highlighting the history of LGBT film festivals. Author and gay activist Vito Russo was born in 1946 and later studied cinema at New York University. In 1970, he staged the first-ever gay film festival, to raise money for the Gay Activist Alliance. His [...]

The Rainbow Minute
February 1, 2010